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hemolysis

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noun he·mo·ly·sis \hi-ˈmä-lə-səs, ˌhē-mə-ˈlī-səs\

Definition of hemolysis

  1. :  lysis of red blood cells with liberation of hemoglobin

he·mo·lyt·ic play \ˌhē-mə-ˈli-tik\ adjective


Origin of hemolysis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1890


Medical Dictionary

hemolysis

noun he·mo·ly·sis

Medical Definition of hemolysis

plural he·mo·ly·ses \-ˌsēz\play play

  1. :  lysis of red blood cells with liberation of hemoglobin—see alpha hemolysis, beta hemolysis

  2. he·mo·lyt·ic or chiefly British hae·mo·lyt·ic \ˌhē-mə-ˈlit-ik\play adjective



Variants of hemolysis

or chiefly British hae·mo·ly·sis \hi-ˈmäl-ə-səs, ˌhē-mə-ˈlī-səs\play play

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