erythrocytorrhexis

[ ĭ-rĭth′rō-sī′tə-rĕksĭs ]

n.

The rupture of red blood cells causing the escape of particles of protoplasm.erythrorrhexis

Nearby words

  1. erythrocythemia,
  2. erythrocytic series,
  3. erythrocytolysin,
  4. erythrocytolysis,
  5. erythrocytometer,
  6. erythrocytoschisis,
  7. erythrocytosis,
  8. erythrodegenerative,
  9. erythroderma,
  10. erythroderma desquamativum


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