necrosin

noun
nec·​ro·​sin | \ ˈnek-rə-sən How to pronounce necrosin (audio) \

Medical Definition of necrosin

: a toxic substance associated with euglobulin in injured tissue and inflammatory exudates that induces leukopenia and hastens blood coagulation and is regarded by some as a proteolytic enzyme

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