immunological paralysis

n.

Lack of specific antibody production after exposure to large doses of the antigen.

Nearby words

  1. immunohistochemistry,
  2. immunohistology,
  3. immunol.,
  4. immunologic pregnancy test,
  5. immunological mechanism,
  6. immunological surveillance,
  7. immunological tolerance,
  8. immunologist,
  9. immunology,
  10. immunopathology


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