anticomplement

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anticomplement

 [an″te-, an″ti-kom´plĕ-ment]
a substance that counteracts the action of a complement.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·ti·com·ple·ment

(an'tē-kom'plĕ-ment),
A substance that combines with a complement component and neutralizes its action by preventing its union with an antibody.
Synonym(s): antialexin
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an·ti·com·ple·ment

(an'tē-kom'plĕ-mĕnt)
A substance that combines with complement and neutralizes its action by preventing its union with an antibody.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012