immune serum


a serum containing naturally or artificially produced antibodies to a given antigen, obtained from human or animal sources.

Nearby words

  1. immune electron microscopy,
  2. immune fetal hydrops,
  3. immune reaction,
  4. immune response,
  5. immune response gene,
  6. immune serum globulin,
  7. immune surveillance,
  8. immune system,
  9. immune thrombocytopenic purpura,
  10. immunifacient

Origin of immune serum

First recorded in 1900–05 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for immune serum

immune serum



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