Cyanhemoglobin | definition of cyanhemoglobin by Medical dictionary
a compound formed by the combination of hydrogen cyanide with hemoglobin; it gives the bright red color to the blood that is seen in cyanide poisoning.
Hemoglobin combined with cyanide.
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Free hemoglobin was analyzed in the samples of the blood processing experiment by using the 2-wavelength (540/ 680 nm) cyanhemoglobin
FHb was measured by the formation of cyanhemoglobin
(13), using a commercially available assay (Roche Diagnostics) on a Hitachi 917 analyzer.