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Of, relating to, or resulting from an immune response by the body against an antigen in its own cells or tissues: an autoimmune reaction; an autoimmune disorder.

au′to·im·mu′ni·ty n.
au′to·im′mu·ni·za′tion (-ĭm′yə-nə-zā′shən) n.


n. autoinmunización, inmunidad producida por una sustancia desarrollada dentro del organismo de la persona afectada.
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The mechanism of autoimmunization brings the world to crisis, following "a logic of redoubled negation that permits a melancholic subject to elude the harsh import of his or her own intuition of danger.
See "Faith and Knowledge" and Rogues for extended discussions of the structure of autoimmunization.