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lytic

 [lit´ik]
pertaining to lysis or a lysin.

lyt·ic

(lit'ik),
Pertaining to lysis; used colloquially as an abbreviation for osteolytic.

lytic

/lyt·ic/ (lit´ik)
1. pertaining to lysis or to a lysin.
2. producing lysis.

lytic

(lĭt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or causing lysis: a lytic enzyme.
2. Of or relating to a lysin.

-lytic

suffix Referring to lysis; characterized by lysis

lyt·ic

(lit'ik)
Pertaining to lysis; used colloquially as an abbreviation for osteolytic.

lyt·ic

(lit'ik)
Pertaining to lysis; used colloquially as an abbreviation for osteolytic.

lytic

pertaining to lysis or a lysin.

lytic necrosis
local products of tissue destruction are reduced to liquid form.
lytic test
a simple method of cross-matching blood for transfusion in species that show little tendency to agglutinate, e.g. cattle, sheep and horses. Incompatibility causes hemolysis of red cells from either donor or recipient in the serum of the other.
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B) Massive (diffuse) hepatocellular lytic necrosis with severe centrilobular and midzonal hemorrhage.
The histomorphological changes seen in the liver biopsy of CHC as well as other hepatotropic viruses, referred to as elementary lesions by Rosai,6 include portal inflammation, periportal interface hepatitis, focal (spotty) lytic necrosis, confluent necrosis, fibrosis and cirrhosis.
Grading of focal (spotty) lytic necrosis was done at 10X by using following criteria: Absent = 0, One focus or less per field = 1, One to four foci per field = 2, Five to ten foci per field = 3 and More than ten foci per field = 4.