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vaso-occlusive

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

medical Definition of vaso-occlusive

: 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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