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poliomyelitis immune globulin (human)


Definition: a sterile solution of globulins that contains antibodies normally present in adult human blood with elevated titers to poliomyelitis and confers temporary but significant protection against paralytic polio.

Synonym(s): poliomyelitis immunoglobulin

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