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1. Chemistry A substance that can be crystallized.
2. Botany Any of various minute crystallike particles consisting of protein and found in certain plant cells, especially oily seeds.
Resembling or having properties of a crystal or crystalloid.

crys′tal·loi′dal (-loid′l) adj.


(Chemistry) resembling or having the appearance or properties of a crystal or crystalloid
1. (Chemistry) a substance that in solution can pass through a semipermeable membrane. Compare colloid3
2. (Botany) botany any of numerous crystals of protein occurring in certain seeds and other storage organs
ˌcrystalˈloidal adj


(ˈkrɪs tlˌɔɪd)

1. a usu. crystallizable substance that, when dissolved in a liquid, will diffuse readily through vegetable or animal membranes.
2. resembling a crystal.
3. of the nature of a crystalloid.
Also, crys`tal•loi′dal.
[1860–65; < Greek krystalloeidḗs]
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The membrane oxygenator (Medtronic, Minneapolis, MN, USA) was primed with 500 ml crystalloid solution and 1000 ml succinylated gelatine injection (Braun Pharmaceutical Co Ltd.
Volume kinetics indicated that 65 %-70 % of crystalloid solution usually remains in blood vessels at the end of infusion, whereas only 20 %-25 % remains therein 20 min later [8].
Potassium can be added to the crystalloid solution if the patient's potassium level is low.
Fluid therapy using a balanced crystalloid solution and acid-base stability after cardiac surgery.
In patients underwent cardioplegic arrest method, myocardial protection was carried out through anterograde and retrograde administration of cardioplegia with either blood or crystalloid solution.
You massage the uterus, rapidly infuse 1 L crystalloid solution, place misoprostol 800 pg in the rectum, and reinitiate the oxytocin infusion.
In total 4 units of packed red cells 400 mL of fresh frozen plasma 1000 mL of cell salvage 3100 mL of crystalloid solution and 2500 mL of colloid solution were administrated.
Colloid or crystalloid solution on maternal and neonatal hemodynamics for cesarean section: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
5mg and preloaded with 7-8ml of crystalloid solution.
Non hemic crystalloid solution (Ringer lactate, sodium bicarbonate and mannitol) was used for priming of CPB circuit.
It was either because she did not have hypotension or having been given intravenous isotonic crystalloid solution from the time of admittance.