[hee-muh-ther-uh-pee, hem-uh-]

noun Medicine/Medical.

therapy by means of blood, serum, or plasma transfusion.

Nearby words

  1. hemostasis,
  2. hemostat,
  3. hemostatic,
  4. hemostatic forceps,
  5. hemotherapeutics,
  6. hemothorax,
  7. hemotoxic,
  8. hemotoxin,
  9. hemotroph,
  10. hemotrophic

Origin of hemotherapy

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Medicine definitions for hemotherapy




The treatment of disease by the use of blood or blood derivatives, as in transfusion.

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