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he·ma·tol·o·gy

(hē'mă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The medical specialty that pertains to the anatomy, physiology, pathology, symptomatology, and therapeutics related to the blood and blood-forming tissues.
Synonym(s): haematology.
[hemato- + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

haematology

The study of the blood and blood disorders. The main subjects of concern are the various forms of ANAEMIA, POLYCYTHAEMIA, the HAEMOGLOBINOPATHIES such as SICKLE-CELL DISEASE and THALASSAEMIA, PURPURA, HAEMOPHILIA, clotting disorders and the LEUKAEMIAS. Haematology is also concerned with all aspects of blood transfusion and its complications.
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haematology

the study of blood.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

he·ma·tol·o·gy

(hē'mă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The medical specialty that pertains to the anatomy, physiology, pathology, symptomatology, and therapeutics related to blood and blood-forming tissues.
Synonym(s): haematology.
[hemato- + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Dr Don Milligan, consultant clinical haematologist, said: "Usually a tissue match is found from a family member or through the international registry for a transplant.
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Haematologists told on Wednesday that despite 90% survival rate among the bone marrow recipients in the country many of the lives could not be protected due to absence of donors.
Haematologists and some of the bone marrow recipients addressing a ceremony organised by bone marrow recipients to celebrate International Bone Marrow Transplant Day said despite 90% survival rate among the bone marrow recipients in the country many of the lives could not be protected due to absence of donors.