noun, plural rhexes
[rek-seez] /ˈrɛk siz/ (Show IPA). Pathology.
rupture, as of a blood vessel, organ, or cell.
(med) the rupture of an organ or blood vessel
rhexis rhex·is (rěk’sĭs)
n. pl. rhex·es (rěk’sēz)
Bursting or rupture of an organ or vessel.
noun 1. a city in W Germany, adjacent to Mönchen-Gladbach. 96,000 (1963).
noun, Physiology. 1. any of a type of specific antigen present on the surface of red blood cells, persons having inherited such antigens being designated Rh+ (Rh positive) and persons lacking them, a much smaller group, being designated Rh− (Rh negative) blood of Rh− persons is incompatible with Rh+ blood because of antibody reaction, and […]
R-hFSH recombinant human follicle stimulating hormone
abbreviation 1. Royal Horse Guards