crossmatching

noun
cross·​match·​ing | \ ˈkrȯ-ˈsmach-iŋ How to pronounce crossmatching (audio) \
variants: or crossmatch \ -​ˈsmach How to pronounce crossmatching (audio) \

Medical Definition of crossmatching

: the testing of the compatibility of the bloods of a transfusion donor and a recipient by mixing the serum of each with the red cells of the other to determine the absence of agglutination reactions

Other Words from crossmatching

crossmatch transitive verb

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“Crossmatching.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/crossmatching. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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