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

hemolytic

play \ˌhē-mə-ˈli-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of hemolysis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1890


Medical Dictionary

hemolysis

noun he·mo·ly·sis

Medical Definition of hemolysis

plural

hemolyses

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

hemolytic

or chiefly British

haemolytic

\ˌhē-mə-ˈlit-ik\play adjective

Variants of hemolysis

or chiefly British

haemolysis

\hi-ˈmäl-ə-səs, ˌhē-mə-ˈlī-səs\play play

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