hemotherapy

[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

hemotherapy

[hē′mə-thĕrə-pē]

n.

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

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