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i·so·an·ti·bod·y

 (ī′sō-ăn′tĭ-bŏd′ē)
n. pl. i·so·an·ti·bod·ies
An antibody that is produced by one individual and reacts with isoantigens found in other members of the same species. Also called alloantibody.
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isoantibody

(ˌaɪsəʊˈæntɪˌbɒdɪ)
n, pl -dies
(Physiology) immunol an antibody that is produced in a different member of the same species via the stimulation of an isoantigen
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Noun1.isoantibody - an antibody that occurs naturally against foreign tissues from a person of the same species
antibody - any of a large variety of proteins normally present in the body or produced in response to an antigen which it neutralizes, thus producing an immune response
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Sugar, "The management of dental extractions in cases of thrombasthenia complicated by the development of isoantibodies to donor platelets," Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, vol.
Kissmeyer-Nielsen, "Cross-reactive human HL-A isoantibodies," Nature, vol.
Irregular antibodies are all non-ABO antibodies, although the main use of the term is for non-ABO isoantibodies that may cause incompatibility in blood transfusions.