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Lf dose

 

Definition: the limes flocculation dose of diphtheria toxin, the smallest amount of toxin that, when mixed with one unit of antitoxin, yields the most rapid flocculation in the Ramon test (in vitro); in general, the Lf dose is slightly less than the Lr dose.

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