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hemosiderosis

noun he·mo·sid·er·o·sis

Medical Definition of hemosiderosis

plural hemosideroses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  excessive deposition of hemosiderin in bodily tissues as a result of the breakdown of red blood cells—compare hemochromatosis

hemosiderotic or chiefly British haemosiderotic \-ˈrät-ik\play adjective


Variants of hemosiderosis

or chiefly British haemosiderosis \-ˌsid-ə-ˈrō-səs\play

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