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hemocatheresis he·mo·ca·ther·e·sis (hē’mō-kā-thěr’ĭ-sĭs, -thēr’-, -kāth’ə-rē’-)
Destruction of blood cells, especially of red blood cells.
he’mo·cath’e·ret’ic (-kāth’ə-rět’ĭk) adj.


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