Skip to Content
Medical Term:

Prausnitz-Küstner antibody

Pronunciation: prows′nitz kēst′nĕr

Definition: one of the IgE class of antibodies first demonstrated by Prausnitz and Küstner by passive transfer to the skin.

See: homocytotropic antibody

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide