hemotoxic


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hematotoxic

 [he´mah-to-tok″sik]
1. pertaining to blood poisoning.
2. poisonous to the blood and hematopoietic system.

he·mo·tox·ic

, hematotoxichematoxic (hē'mō-tok'sik; hē'mă-tō-toks'ik, hem'ă-; hē-mă-toks'ik, hem-ă-),
1. Causing blood poisoning.
2. Synonym(s): hemolytic

hemotoxic

/he·mo·tox·ic/ (he´mo-tok″sik) hematotoxic.

he·mo·tox·ic

, hematotoxic , hematoxic (hē'mō-tok'sik, hē'mă-tō-toks'ik, hē'mă-toks'ik)
1. Causing blood poisoning.

hemotoxic

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DISCUSSION: This study was conducted to determine the correlation of coagulation profile with the severity of hemotoxic snake envenomation and its prognostic significance.
CONCLUSION: This study was conducted to assess the clinical and coagulation profile of patients with hemotoxic snake bite.
A rattlesnake's venom is mainly hemotoxic, while a cobra's is neurotoxic.
The cytokines, as it is known, are traditionally subdivided into several groups: interleukins (IL)--factors of interaction between leucocytes; interferons (IFN)--cytokines with antiviral activity; the tumor necrosis factors (TNF), cytokines, strengthening cytotoxic activity; colony-stimulating factors--hemopoietic cytokines; hemotoxic cytokines (Ignatov, 2002; Yarlin, 1997).
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The formation of MetHb is the first hemotoxic response in the induction of hemolytic anemia, which is defined as the premature removal of mature erythrocytes from the circulation following chemical exposure.
Hemotoxic effect of Loxosceles reclusa venom: in vivo and in vitro.
Holothurians are known to contain triterpene glycosides, which show fungitoxic, hemotoxic, and cytotoxic activities (Stonik and Elyakov, 1988).
Aflatoxin Ochratoxin and Zearalenone have gained immense importance due to carcinogenic hepatotoxic hemotoxic immunotoxic neurotoxic genotoxic and teratogenic biological activities (Mobarak 2007).
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