isoimmunization

[ī′sō-ĭm′yə-nĭ-zāshən]

n.

The development of specific antibodies as a result of antigenic stimulation using material derived from the red blood cells of another individual of the same species.

Nearby words

  1. isohemolysis,
  2. isohume,
  3. isohydric,
  4. isohyet,
  5. isoiconia,
  6. isoionic point,
  7. isokeraunic,
  8. isokinetic,
  9. isokinetic exercise,
  10. isolable


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