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The branch of biomedicine concerned with the structure and function of the immune system, the bodily distinction of self from nonself, and laboratory techniques involving the interaction of antigens with specific antibodies.

im′mu·no·log′ic (-nə-lŏj′ĭk), im′mu·no·log′i·cal adj.
im′mu·no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
im′mu·nol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.immunologic - of or relating to immunology


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a. inmunológico-a, rel. a la inmunología;
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immunologic, immunological

adj inmunológico
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Allergy causing foods contain chemical substances (typically proteins, sometimes with small molecules called haptens) that elicit specific immunologic reactions causing hypersensitivity reactions if eaten uncooked, cooked or sometimes even after they have undergone digestion (Sicherer and Sampson, 2006; Waserman and Watson, 2011; Sampson et al.
The spectrum of symptoms depends on the following; 1) Involved organs; size of cysts and their sites within the affected organ or organs; 2) Interaction between the expanding cysts and adjacent organ structures, particularly bile ducts and the vascular system of the liver; 3) Complications caused by rupture of cysts; 4) Bacterial infection of cysts and spread of protoscolices and larval material into bile ducts or blood vessels, and 5) Immunologic reactions such as asthma, anaphylaxis, or membranous nephropathy secondary to release of antigenic material [3].
It was reported on Monday that the product is designed to decrease the risk of pathogen transmission and immunologic reactions.
Concerning antiparasitic therapy, one must be aware of possible complications caused by intraocular immunologic reactions.
Any surgical procedure impairs homeostasis and provokes various hemodynamic, metabolic and immunologic reactions that contribute to host defense.
bring together ophthalmologists, immunologists, and allergists from Europe and the US who examine the immunologic reactions of ocular allergy in comparison to allergic skin diseases.
This is the preferred source of red blood cells for most medical needs; PRCBs have a longer shelf life than whole blood, avoid the risk of "fluid volume overload" in compromised patients, and pose less risk of adverse immunologic reactions to plasma proteins.
where the absence of antigens that determine blood type avoids immunologic reactions in trauma patients.