the accomplished return of the organism into itself from its concentration in the spleen is
determined as being for itself as active consumption).
This animal stimulation is turned at first against the external potency, which, however, is placed
immediately on the side of the organism by the infection (§ 277). But this stimulus, as the antithesis鈥極m鈥鈥楧
and the being for itself of the process, has at the same time the determination of externality over鈥極m鈥鈥楧
against the generality and simple self-relation of the living organism. Both aspects together, initially鈥極m鈥鈥楧
appearing on the side of the subject as means, actually constitute therefore the object and the鈥極m鈥鈥楧
negative side in conflict with the organism, which has to overcome and to digest.鈥極m鈥鈥楧