plasmatorrhexis

plasmatorrhexis

 [plaz″mah-to-rek´sis]
bursting of a cell from internal pressure.

plasmatorrhexis

An obsolete term that dignified cell rupture secondary to increased intracellular oncotic pressure; cytolysis.

plasmatorrhexis

(plăz″mă-tō-rĕk′sĭs) [″ + Gr. rhexis, rupture]
The rupture of a cell with loss of its contents, resulting from internal pressure caused by swelling.

plasmatorrhexis

bursting of a cell from internal pressure.
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