haema-


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haem-

also haema- or haemo-
pref.
Variants of hemo-.

hemo-

or hema- or hem- also haemo- or haema- or haem-
pref.
Blood: hemacyte.

[Greek haimo-, from haima.]

haema-

combining form
(Biology) a variant of haemo- Also (US): hema-

hemo-

or hema-

a combining form meaning “blood”: hemocyte.
Also, esp. before a vowel, hem-;esp. Brit., haemo-.
[< New Latin haemo-, comb. form representing Greek haîma blood]
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Oral hygiene includes brushing of the teeth and tongue two to three times daily with regular soft nylon brush or electric toothbrush regardless of the haema- tological status.
557) APACHE=Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation, CI=confidence interval, COPD=chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, ICH=intracranial haemorrhage, SDH=subdural haema- toma, SAH=subarachnoid haemorrhage, GI=gastrointestinal Table 3 Model discrimination, calibration, and overall adequacy by APACHE release Ideal value APACHE II c-statistic/AUROC 1 0.