isohemolysis

[ ī′sō-hĭ-mŏlĭ-sĭs, -hē′mə-līsĭs ]

n.

Isolysis in which there is dissolution of red blood cells as a result of the reaction between an isolysin and a specific antigen in or on the cells.

Nearby words

  1. isohaline,
  2. isohel,
  3. isohemagglutination,
  4. isohemagglutinin,
  5. isohemolysin,
  6. isohume,
  7. isohydric,
  8. isohyet,
  9. isoiconia,
  10. isoimmunization


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