hemotoxin

[hee-muh-tok-sin, hem-uh-]

noun

a toxin, as cobra venom, that causes a hemolytic reaction.

Origin of hemotoxin

Related formshe·mo·tox·ic, adjective
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hemotoxin in Medicine

hemotoxin

[hē′mə-tŏksĭn]

n.

A substance, especially one produced by a bacterium, that destroys red blood cells.hematotoxin
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