Medical Dictionary

crossmatching

noun cross·match·ing \ ˈkrȯ-ˈsmach-iŋ \
variants: or crossmatch play \-ˈsmach\

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

crossmatch

transitive verb

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