Danysz phenomenon

noun
Da·​nysz phenomenon | \ ˈdän-ish- How to pronounce Danysz phenomenon (audio) \

Medical Definition of Danysz phenomenon

: the exhibition of residual toxicity by a mixture of toxin and antitoxin in which the toxin has been added in several increments to an amount of antitoxin sufficient to completely neutralize it if it had been added as a single increment

called also Danysz effect

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“Danysz phenomenon.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Danysz%20phenomenon. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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