nonspecific therapy(redirected from phlogotherapy)
a therapy that does not directly relate to the cause; for example, the injection of a foreign protein, typhoid vaccine, etc., to induce fever in the treatment of certain diseases, especially those of a parasyphilitic nature.
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The use of injections of foreign proteins or bacterial vaccines in the treatment of infection to stimulate general immunological responses.See: specific therapy
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