cytoclasis

[sahy-tok-luh-sis, sahy-tuh-kley-sis]

noun Pathology.

destruction of cells.

Origin of cytoclasis

cyto- + Greek klásis a breaking
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cytoclasis in Medicine

cytoclasis

[sī-tŏklə-sĭs]

n.

The destruction of cells by fragmentation.
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