cross matching


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cross matching

n.
The process of determining the compatibility of blood from a donor with that of a recipient before transfusion.

cross′ match`ing



n.
the testing for compatibility of a donor's and a recipient's blood prior to transfusion, in which serum of each is mixed with red blood cells of the other and observed for hemagglutination.
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cross matching

n. pruebas sanguíneas cruzadas que comprueban la compatibilidad de la sangre antes de una tranfusión.
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