Definition: 'Immune Serum Globulin'
immune serum globulinType: Term
1. a sterile solution of globulins that contains many antibodies normally present in adult human blood; a passive immunizing agent frequently used for prophylaxis against hepatitis A virus and to treat Kawasaki disease, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, and some immunodeficiencies.
The definition information for immune serum globulin is provided by Stedman's. You can search our medical dictionary here.
Stedman's, part of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, provides a comprehensive line of health-science publications for healthcare professionals and medical students.