autohemolysis

noun
au·​to·​he·​mo·​ly·​sis
variants: or chiefly British autohaemolysis \ -​hi-​ˈmäl-​ə-​səs How to pronounce autohaemolysis (audio) , -​ˌhē-​mə-​ˈlī-​səs How to pronounce autohaemolysis (audio) \
plural autohemolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce autohemolyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of autohemolysis

: hemolysis of red blood cells by factors in the serum of the person from whom the blood is taken

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“Autohemolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/autohemolysis. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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