[hee-muh-di-loo-shuh n, -dahy-, hem-uh-]
- a decreased concentration of cells and solids in blood, usually caused by an influx of fluid.
Origin of hemodilution
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- An increase in the volume of plasma, resulting in a reduced concentration of red blood cells in blood.
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