hemosiderosis

[hē′mō-sĭd′ə-rōsĭs]

n.

Abnormal accumulation of hemosiderin in tissue.

Nearby words

  1. hemorrhoidal vein,
  2. hemorrhoidectomy,
  3. hemorrhoids,
  4. hemosalpinx,
  5. hemosiderin,
  6. hemospermia,
  7. hemostasia,
  8. hemostasis,
  9. hemostat,
  10. hemostatic


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