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Medical Term:

hemolysin unit

 

Definition: the smallest quantity (highest dilution) of inactivated immune serum (hemolysin) that will sensitize the standard suspension of erythrocytes so that the standard complement will cause complete hemolysis.

Synonym(s): amboceptor unit

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