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 (hĭ-mŏl′ĭ-sĭs, hē′mə-lī′sĭs)
The destruction or dissolution of red blood cells, with subsequent release of hemoglobin.

he′mo·lyt′ic (hē′mə-lĭt′ĭk) adj.


(hɪˈmɒl ə sɪs)

the breaking down of red blood cells with liberation of hemoglobin.
he•mo•lyt•ic (ˌhi məˈlɪt ɪk) adj.

hemolysis, haemolysis

the breaking down of erythrocytes with liberation of hemoglobin in the blood. — hemolytic, haemolytic, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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Noun1.hemolysis - lysis of erythrocytes with the release of hemoglobin
lysis - (biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria


n. hemólisis, ruptura de eritrocitos con liberación de hemoglobina en el plasma;
immune ______ inmune;
venom ______ venenosa.


n hemólisis f
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They adhere to cell membranes causing platelet aggregation, erythrolysis, damage to blood vessels, fibrinogenolysis and an Arthus type reaction [8,71,108,113].
In brief, cytospin smear made with the 2 x 10 (5) leucocytes obtained from EDTA anticoagulated blood after dextran sedimentation and erythrolysis using 0.
4), as were neutrophils that had been isolated from lithium-heparin-containing whole peripheral blood by dextran sedimentation followed by hypotonic erythrolysis or from buffy coat cell layers.