Medical Dictionary

hemosiderosis

noun he·mo·sid·er·o·sis
plural he·mo·sid·er·o·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of HEMOSIDEROSIS

:  excessive deposition of hemosiderin in bodily tissues as a result of the breakdown of red blood cells—compare hemochromatosis
he·mo·sid·er·ot·ic or chiefly British hae·mo·sid·er·ot·ic \-ˈrät-ik\ adjective

Variants of HEMOSIDEROSIS

he·mo·sid·er·o·sis or chiefly British hae·mo·sid·er·o·sis \-ˌsid-ə-ˈrō-səs\

Browse

July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears