immunodiagnostic


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immunodiagnostic

[-dī′əgnos′tik]
Etymology: L, immunis + Gk, dia, through, gnosis knowledge
pertaining to or characterizing a diagnosis based on an antigen-antibody reaction. In many cases a tumor releases a discrete antigenic substance into the blood. Detection of a particular antigen can provide an immunodiagnostic sign of the presence of the tumor associated with that antigen.

immunodiagnostic

pertaining to diagnosis by immune reactions.
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