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autoaggressive

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adjective au·to·ag·gres·sive \ˌȯ-tō-ə-ˈgre-siv\

Medical Definition of autoaggressive

  1. :  relating to or being antibodies or T cells that attack the molecules, cells, or tissues of the organism producing them :  autoimmune Ideally, one would like to modulate or eliminate the autoaggressive T cells but leave the remaining immune system intact.—Hartmut Wekerle and Reinhard Hohlfeld, The New England Journal of Medicine, 10 July 2003


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