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hemoclastic crisis

noun he·mo·clas·tic crisis
variants: or chiefly British haemoclastic crisis play \ˌhē-mə-ˌklas-tik-\

medical Definition of hemoclastic crisis

:an acute transitory alteration of the blood that sometimes accompanies anaphylactic shock and is marked by intense leukopenia with relative lymphocytosis, alteration in blood coagulability, and fall in blood pressure

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