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The products of this autolysis are carried by the lymphatics to healthy tissues and thus may spread the infection.
Such a constituent may be responsible for phagocytosis and autolysis in the organs undergoing absorption.
This process of self-digestion is known technically as autolysis.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology|Charles Bradfield Morrey
Only in tumors in which autolysis is active intra vitam does the method exert any effect.
This disintegration may be due to a process of autolysis, which sets in only after the egg has extruded the two polar bodies.