hemoperfusion

noun
he·​mo·​per·​fu·​sion
variants: or chiefly British haemoperfusion \ ˌhē-​mō-​pər-​ˈfyü-​zhən How to pronounce haemoperfusion (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemoperfusion

: blood cleansing by adsorption on an extracorporeal medium (as activated charcoal) of impurities of larger molecular size than are removed by dialysis

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“Hemoperfusion.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemoperfusion. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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