seroimmunity

seroimmunity

[sir′ō·imyo̅o̅′nitē]
immunity conferred by administration of an antiserum.

seroimmunity

Passive immunity conferred by either injection(s) of serum or as a natural phenomenon through passive transfer of antibodies from the mother to the foetus via the placenta, or to the infant via breast milk.

seroimmunity

(sē″rō-ĭ-mū′nĭ-tē) [″ + immunitas, immunity]
Immunity produced by the administration of an antiserum.
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Observations on viral excretion, seroimmunity, intra-familial spread and illness association in coxsackie and echovirus infections.
VII: Observations on viral excretion, seroimmunity, intrafamilial spread and illness associated in coxsackie and echovirus infections.