Definition of immunosurgery in English:

immunosurgery

noun

Medicine Biology
  • A technique in which the outer layer (trophoblast) of a blastocyst is selectively destroyed by antiserum and complement, used especially to obtain the embryonic stem cells of the inner cell mass.

Origin

1970s.

Pronunciation

immunosurgery

/ˌɪmjʊnə(ʊ)ˈsəːdʒ(ə)ri/ /ɪˌmjuːnə(ʊ)ˈsəːdʒ(ə)ri/