haemolysis


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haemolysis

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hemolysis

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haematolysis

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hematolysis

n, pl -ses (-ˌsiːz)
(Biology) the disintegration of red blood cells, with the release of haemoglobin, occurring in a living organism or in a blood sample

hemolysis, haemolysis

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

haemolysis

hemolysis (Am) [hɪˈmɒlɪsɪs] nemolisi f
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Massive oxidative haemolysis and renal failure caused by high dose vitamin C.
The recommended indication is for the treatment of adult patients with paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria (PNH) with haemolysis with clinical symptoms indicative of high disease activity,1 and also for adult patients who are clinically stable2 after having been treated with SOLIRIS[R] (eculizumab) for at least the past six months.
The recommended indication is for the treatment of adult patients with paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria with haemolysis with clinical symptoms indicative of high disease activity, and also for adult patients who are clinically stable after having been treated with Soliris (eculizumab) for at least the past six months.
Haemolysis: an overview of the leading cause of unsuitable specimens in clinical laboratories.
However, aspirating blood from a PIVC is not a therapeutic indication for a PIVC and this collection route increases haemolysis and blood specimen rejection when compared to direct venepuncture.
Keywords: Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, G6PD, Hepatitis E, Haemolysis.
Haemolysin production was detected by presence of a zone of complete haemolysis around the inoculation site (Raksha et al, 2003; EL-Mosallamy et al, 2015; Tabasi et al., 2015).
Also, as the study was retrospective, the confounding effect of some other factors, such as polycythaemia, haemoglobinopathies, or blood sample haemolysis, could not be assessed.
From the finding of present study, it could be ascertained that in group B and C haemolysis continued even after treatment for Babesiosis along with single drug indicating improper response to therapy (Susan et al., 2001) and resulted continuation of haemolysis and production of direct serum bilirubin values, while direct serum bilirubin values in group D, E and F decreased from respective therapies (Vial and Gorenflot, 2006).
[7, 8] Jaundice in falciparum malaria is due to intravascular haemolysis of parasitized RBCs, hepatic dysfunction and microangiopathic haemolysis due to DIC.
In fast-moving blood, it can lead to haemolysis: red blood cells rupturing.