- therapy by means of injections of a serum obtained especially from an immune animal.
Origin of serotherapy
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Examples from the Web for serotherapy
These examples—antisepsis, tuberculosis, and serotherapy—will suffice perhaps to justify experimental pathology.
The third discovery which I shall take as an example demonstrating the value of experimentation, is the history of Serotherapy.
At this moment the practice of serotherapy, thanks to Roux, became general in Paris.
Surgery, antiseptics, serotherapy, vaccinations already yield secure results.Life of Elie Metchnikoff, 1845-1916
- the treatment of disease by the injection of serum containing antibodies to the disease
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- Treatment of disease by administration of a serum obtained from an immunized animal.serum therapy
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