autoinoculation[-in äk′yo̵̅o̅ lā′s̸hən]
- inoculation of a patient with a vaccine prepared from microorganisms from the patient's own body
- a spreading of infection from one part to other parts in the body
- Inoculation with a vaccine made from microorganisms obtained from the recipient's own body.
- An infection caused by a disease that has spread from a different part of the body.
(countable and uncountable, plural autoinoculations)