[hee-moh-jee-nee-uh, -jeen-yuh, hem-oh-] /ˌhi moʊˈdʒi ni ə, -ˈdʒin yə, ˌhɛm oʊ-/
hemogenic he·mo·gen·ic (hē’mə-jěn’ĭk) adj. Hemoplastic.
[hee-muh-gloh-bin, hem-uh-] /ˈhi məˌgloʊ bɪn, ˈhɛm ə-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. the oxygen-carrying pigment of red blood cells that gives them their red color and serves to convey oxygen to the tissues: occurs in reduced form (deoxyhemoglobin) in venous blood and in combination with oxygen (oxyhemoglobin) in arterial blood. Symbol: Hb. n. coloring matter in red […]
- Hemoglobin a
hemoglobin A n. Abbr. Hb A The hemoglobin present in normal adults.
- Hemoglobin c
hemoglobin C n. Abbr. Hb C An abnormal hemoglobin in which lysine has replaced glutamic acid causing reduced plasticity of the red blood cells.