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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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Furthermore, these updates would allow greater autoimmunization of the tool, enabling a more quantitative usage, and in particular would reduce discrepancies that may arise owing to different interpretations by different forecasters.
An experimental animal model has shown that GCM can be induced in certain rats by autoimmunization with cardiac myosin, an intracellular heart protein normally sequestered from immune cells.
Alloimmunization and erythrocyte autoimmunization in transfusion-dependent thalassemia patients of predominantly Asian descent.
Efficacy of autoimmunization in bovine cutaneous papillomatosis.