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hemotherapy

 [he″mo-ther´ah-pe]
the use of blood in treating disease.

he·mo·ther·a·py

, hemotherapeutics (hē'mō-thār'ă-pē, hē'mō-thār-ă-pyū'tiks),
Treatment of disease by the use of blood or blood derivatives, as in transfusion.
Synonym(s): hematherapy

he·mo·ther·a·py

, hemotherapeutics (hē'mō-thār'ă-pē, -thār-ă-pyū'tiks)
Treatment of disease by the use of blood or blood derivatives, as in transfusion.
Synonym(s): haemotherapy, haemotherapeutics.
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Our study concludes that cutaneous papillomatosis can be treated successfully with auto hemotherapy alone.
Arbell, "Storage-induced damage to red blood cell mechanical properties can be only partially reversed by rejuvenation," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
(4) Laboratory of Nucleic Acids, State Center of Hematology and Hemotherapy, Belem, Brazil
Schlenke, "Mesenchymal stem or stromal cells: toward a better understanding of their biology?," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
All SCA patients were recruited between February 2010 and July 2011 at the outpatient clinic of the Hematology and Hemotherapy Foundation of Bahia (HEMOBA).
Wormann, "Clinical indications for thrombopoietin and thrombopoietin-receptor agonists," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
Packman, "The clinical pictures of autoimmune hemolytic anemia," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
Burger, "Impact of interleukin-6 in hematological malignancies," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
Foller, "Physiology and pathophysiology of eryptosis," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
Hystad et al., "Advanced therapy medicinal products: how to bring cell-based medicinal products successfully to the market--report from the CAT-DGTI-GSCN workshop at the DGTI annual meeting 2014," Transfusion Medicine and Hemotherapy, vol.
(1) Department of Medical Pathophysiology and Hematology and Hemotherapy Center, University of Campinas/Hemocentro-Unicamp, Instituto Nacional de Ciencia e Tecnologia do Sangue, Campinas, SP, Brazil