Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

immunosurveillance

play
noun im·mu·no·sur·veil·lance \-sər-ˈvā-lən(t)s also -ˈvāl-yən(t)s or -ˈvā-ən(t)s\

Medical Definition of immunosurveillance

  1. :  a monitoring process of the immune system which detects and destroys neoplastic cells and which tends to break down in immunosuppressed individuals—called also immunological surveillance




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up immunosurveillance? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an experienced reliable worker

Get Word of the Day daily email!