EPIFILAKSIYA

From Big Medical Encyclopedia

EPIFILAKSYYa (epiphylaxia; Greek epi-on, over + Greek phylaxis protection) — the method of activation of immunity at nek-ry inertly current infectious diseases consisting in introduction to an organism of the corresponding vaccine. The term is applied also to designation of reactions of strengthening of protective forces of superficial structures of an organism (skin, mucous membranes).

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