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Meaning of PHERESIS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a procedure in which blood is drawn and separated into its components by dialysis; some are retained and the rest are returned to the donor by transfusion
 

PHERESIS is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: apheresis
 
 See Also: dialysis, plasmapheresis, plateletpheresis

 

 

Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: A procedure in which blood is collected, part of the blood such as platelets or white blood cells is taken out, and the rest of the blood is returned to the donor. Also called apheresis.
 

 

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