seroresistance

noun
se·​ro·​re·​sis·​tance | \ -ri-ˈzis-tən(t)s How to pronounce seroresistance (audio) \

Medical Definition of seroresistance

: failure to attain seronegativity after intensive or prolonged treatment that results in subsidence of clinical symptoms used chiefly of advanced or congenital syphilis

Other Words from seroresistance

seroresistant \ -​tənt How to pronounce seroresistant (audio) \ adjective

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“Seroresistance.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/seroresistance. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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