autoimmunization


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autoimmunization

[¦ȯd·ō‚i·myə·nə′zā·shən]
(immunology)
Immunization obtained by natural processes within the body.
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Alloimmunization and autoimmunization in transfusion dependent thalassemia major patients: study on 319 patients.
Valid increase of B-lymphocytes--antibody producers (CD19+) proves the assumption of autoimmune component contribution into the missed abortion genesis and worsening during pregnancy, as the autoimmunization assumes an aggression against its own cells, tissues and organs.
See "Faith and Knowledge" and Rogues for extended discussions of the structure of autoimmunization.
No formula can provide the benefits of autoimmunization, the process of antibody production in the breast milk in response to maternal and infant exposure to organisms (DHHS, 2000; Garner et al.