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hemodialysis

[hee-moh-dahy-al-uh-sis, hem-oh-]
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noun Biochemistry.
  1. dialysis of the blood, especially with an artificial kidney, for the removal of waste products.
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Origin of hemodialysis

First recorded in 1945–50; hemo- + dialysis
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hemodialysis in Medicine

hemodialysis

(hē′mō-dī-ălĭ-sĭs)
n.
  1. A procedure for removing metabolic waste products or toxic substances from the bloodstream by dialysis.
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