immune augmentation

im·mune aug·men·ta·tion

(i-myūn awgmĕn-tāshŭn)
A form of alternative therapy intended to restore or augment the immune system, particularly in patients with cancer.
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Some of these mechanisms include immune augmentation, suppression of vascular endothelial growth factor (that facilitates tumor angiogenesis), and reduction of inflammatory markers that may facilitate cancer cell propagation.