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salivary immunoglobulin A

Michael Kent

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

Third edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780198568506
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780191727788
salivary immunoglobulin A

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An immunoglobulin present in saliva. Salivary immunoglobulin A may help protect the upper respiratory tract from infection. Very intense exercise

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Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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