Seroimmunity | definition of seroimmunity by Medical dictionary
seroimmunity Passive immunity conferred by either injection(s) of serum or as a natural phenomenon through passive transfer of antibodies from the mother to the foetus via the placenta, or to the infant via breast milk.
seroimmunity (sē″rō-ĭ-mū′nĭ-tē) [″ + immunitas, immunity]
Immunity produced by the administration of an antiserum.
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to measles, mumps, rubella and poliomyelitis in Hong Kong.
Observations on viral excretion, seroimmunity
, intra-familial spread and illness association in coxsackie and echovirus infections.
VII: Observations on viral excretion, seroimmunity
, intrafamilial spread and illness associated in coxsackie and echovirus infections.