hemolysis, haemolysis, hematolysis, haematolysis(noun)
lysis of erythrocytes with the release of hemoglobin
The destruction of red blood cells, and subsequent release of hemoglobin, at the normal end of the cell's life.
Origin: Compound of , from : αἷμα in combination with λύσις.
Hemolysis —from the Greek αἷμα meaning "blood" and λύσις meaning a "loosing", "setting free" or "releasing"—is the rupturing of erythrocytes and the release of their contents into surrounding fluid. Hemolysis may occur in vivo or in vitro.
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The destruction of ERYTHROCYTES by many different causal agents such as antibodies, bacteria, chemicals, temperature, and changes in tonicity.
The numerical value of hemolysis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of hemolysis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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