nonimmune hemolytic anemia

nonimmune hemolytic anemia

Hematology A general term for hemolysis caused by various
1. chemicals–eg, antimalarials including quinolones, sulfonamides, nitrofurantoin, phenazopyridine, and others or.
2. physical agents–eg, metals including arsenic, chromium, copper, lead, nickel, platinum, snake venom, hypotonic solutions. See Hemolytic anemia.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
The term "hemolytic-uremic syndrome" was coined by Gasser, et al., in 1955 to describe a devastating illness consisting of nonimmune hemolytic anemia, thrombocytopenia, and acute renal failure.