[ hē′mə-toid′n ]
A ironless pigment derived from hemoglobin and formed within tissues, chemically similar to bilirubin.
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If serum is not absorbed, hematoidin forms and the fluid becomes clear.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
Yellowish or brown, needle-like or rhombic crystals of hematoidin (Fig. 32) may be seen after hemorrhage into the bowel.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd