[ hee-muh-tok-sin, hem-uh- ]
/ ˌhi məˈtɒk sɪn, ˌhɛm ə- /
a toxin, as cobra venom, that causes a hemolytic reaction.
Related formshe·mo·tox·ic, adjective
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Medicine definitions for hemotoxic (1 of 2)
[ hē′mə-tŏk′sĭk ]
Causing blood poisoning.
Medicine definitions for hemotoxic (2 of 2)
[ hē′mə-tŏk′sĭn ]
A substance, especially one produced by a bacterium, that destroys red blood cells.hematotoxin
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