autohemolysis


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autohemolysis

 [aw″to-he-mol´ĭ-sis]
hemolysis of the blood cells by the subject's own serum. adj., adj autohemolyt´ic.
autohemolysis test determination of spontaneous hemolysis in a blood specimen maintained under certain conditions, to detect the presence of certain hemolytic states.

au·to·he·mol·y·sis

(aw'tō-hē-mol'i-sis),
Hemolysis occurring in certain diseases as a result of an autohemolysin.

au·to·he·mol·y·sis

(aw'tō-hē-mol'i-sis)
Hemolysis occurring in certain diseases as a result of an autohemolysin.
Synonym(s): autohaemolysis.

au·to·he·mol·y·sis

(aw'tō-hē-mol'i-sis)
Hemolysis occurring in certain diseases as a result of an autohemolysin.
Synonym(s): autohaemolysis.
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Our report highlights a case of an 80-year-old male diagnosed with IgG-mediated autohemolysis in association with a metastatic gastric adenocarcinoma.
The latter also broke cell membranes and an increase in autohemolysis was accompanied by the increase in the osmotic resistance.
Variable clinical severity of hereditary spherocytosis: relation to erythrocyte spectrin concentration, osmotic fragility and autohemolysis. J Pediatr 1990;117: 409-16.