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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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.
Second, many studies have explored the concept of "autovaccination" or "autoimmunization" in conjunction with treatment interruption.
Methods: The mechanism of this treatment is to stimulate the autoimmunization as well as the drainage of the edema and bleedings.
had shown that when the RCE is done with Rhesus and Kell system matched, it does not increase the risk of allo- or autoimmunization more than simple chronic transfusion despite the exposure to a larger number of red cell units [27].
Alloimmunization and red cell autoimmunization in multitransfused thalassemics of Indian origin.
RBC alloimmunization and autoimmunization among transfusion dependent Arab thalassemia patients.