seralbumin

[ sîr′ăl-byōōmĭn ]

n.

A protein fraction of serum involved in maintaining osmotic pressure of the blood and used as a substitute for plasma in the treatment of shock.blood albumin serum albumin

Nearby words

  1. seraglio,
  2. serai,
  3. serail,
  4. serajevo,
  5. seral,
  6. seram,
  7. serang,
  8. serape,
  9. serapeum,
  10. seraph


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