exsanguinous


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Adj.1.exsanguinous - destitute of blood or apparently so; "the bloodless carcass of my Hector sold"- John Dryden
dead - no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life; "the nerve is dead"; "a dead pallor"; "he was marked as a dead man by the assassin"
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In surgical settings, the function of a Tourniquet is to apply adequate pressure on the arterial blood flow in a limb following exsanguinous to produce a comparatively bloodless operative field.
But, befitting this increasingly exsanguinous imperium, Naif, 82, is known to suffer from leukemia.