a chemical emulsion, capable of carrying oxygen and carbon dioxide, for temporary use as a blood substitute in medical emergencies or when a patient objects to blood transfusions on religious grounds.
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How to use artificial blood in a sentence
Bleeding heavily, she was given an artificial blood cell substitute called PolyHeme, made by Northfield Laboratories, while en route to the hospital in an ambulance.A bioethicist warns that informed consent is endangered | Karen Tucker | March 12, 2021 | Washington Post
Inside of it is a mechanical heart which pumps artificial blood—blood purified by a process I will not describe—through my head.The Heads of Apex | Francis Flagg