[ im-yuh-noh-kom-pruh-mahyzd ]
/ ˌɪm yə noʊˈkɒm prə maɪzd /


having an impaired or compromised immune response; immunodeficient.


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British Dictionary definitions for immunocompromised

/ (ˌɪmjʊnəʊˈkɒmprəmaɪzd) /


having an impaired immune system and therefore incapable of an effective immune response, usually as a result of disease, such as AIDS, that damages the immune system
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Medical definitions for immunocompromised

[ ĭm′yə-nō-kŏmprə-mīzd, ĭ-myōō′- ]


Incapable of developing a normal immune response, usually as a result of disease, malnutrition, or immunosuppressive therapy.
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