hyperimmune plasma


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hyperimmune plasma

plasma containing high levels of antibodies.

hyperimmune plasma

Plasma with a high titer of a specific antibody, administered to create passive immunity to the antigen.
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Protection against naturally acquired Rhodococcus equi pneumonia in foals by administration of hyperimmune plasma.
Yet the hyperimmune plasma or its active portion, gamma globulin, has also been used successfully.