neuroimmunology

noun
neu·​ro·​im·​mu·​nol·​o·​gy | \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-ˌim-yə-ˈnäl-ə-jē How to pronounce neuroimmunology (audio) \
plural neuroimmunologies

Medical Definition of neuroimmunology

: a branch of immunology that deals especially with the interrelationships of the nervous system and immune responses and autoimmune disorders (as multiple sclerosis)

Other Words from neuroimmunology

neuroimmunological \ -​nə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce neuroimmunological (audio) \ adjective

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“Neuroimmunology.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/neuroimmunological. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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