immunologic unresponsiveness

immunologic unresponsiveness

(im″yŭ-nŏ-loj′ik ŭn″rē-spon′siv-nĕs)
Tolerance to antigens that normally stimulate antibody production or cellular immunity.
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It is not uncommon for immune responses to dietary proteins to be viewed as having two possible outcomes: priming for allergic sensitization, or the development of tolerance resulting in immunologic unresponsiveness.