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vaso–occlusive

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adjective va·so–oc·clu·sive \-ə-ˈklü-siv\

Medical Definition of vaso–occlusive

  1. :  relating to, resulting from, or caused by occlusion of a blood vessel vaso–occlusive retinopathy a vaso–occlusive crisis characteristic of sickle-cell anemia


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