autohemotherapy au·to·he·mo·ther·a·py (ô’tō-hē’mō-thěr’ə-pē)
Treatment of disease by the withdrawal and reinjection of the patient’s own blood.
having the male and female organs on the same plant. adjective (of plants, esp mosses) having male and female reproductive organs on the same plant
- Autoimmune hemolytic anemia
autoimmune hemolytic anemia autoimmune hemolytic anemia n. Either of two forms of hemolytic anemia involving autoantibodies against red cell antigens; a cold-antibody type, caused by hemagglutinating cold antibody; and a warm-antibody type, due to serum autoantibodies that react with the patient’s red blood cells, with antigenic specificity being chiefly in the Rh complex. Also called […]
autoimmunocytopenia autoimmunocytopenia au·to·im·mu·no·cy·to·pe·ni·a (ô’tō-ĭm’yə-nō-sī’tō-pē’nē-ə) n. Anemia, thrombocytopenia, and leukopenia resulting from cytotoxic autoimmune reactions.
autoinfusion autoinfusion au·to·in·fu·sion (ô’tō-ĭn-fyōō’zhən) n. Forcing the blood from the extremities, as by the application of a bandage or pressure device, to raise the blood pressure and fill vessels in the vital organs.