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Introduction: Tachyphylaxis

Description of Tachyphylaxis

Tachyphylaxis: Rapidly decreasing response to a drug or physiologically active agent after administration of a few doses. In immunology, it is the rapid immunization against the effect of toxic doses of an extract or serum by previous injection of small doses. (Dorland, 28th ed).
Source: MeSH 2007

Tachyphylaxis: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Tachyphylaxis

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Tachyphylaxis

The following list attempts to classify Tachyphylaxis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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