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Antivenom vs. Antivenin

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Antivenomnoun

antivenin

Antiveninnoun

An antitoxin for treating bites from venomous animals as such as snakes and spiders.

Antivenomnoun

another term for antivenin

Antiveninnoun

A serum containing antivenins.

Antivenom

Antivenom, also known as antivenin, venom antiserum, and antivenom immunoglobulin, is a specific treatment for envenomation. It is composed of antibodies and used to treat certain venomous bites and stings.

Antiveninnoun

The serum of blood rendered antitoxic to a venom by repeated injections of small doses of the venom; also, the component of such a serum which is antitoxic to the venom.

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Antiveninnoun

an antitoxin that counteracts the effects of venom from the bite of a snake or insect or other animal

Antiveninnoun

an antiserum containing antibodies against specific poisons, especially those in the venom of snakes, spiders, and scorpions.

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