hemolytic hemolytic  /ˌhi mə ˈlɪ tɪk/


  • (adj) relating to or involving or causing hemolysis


  1. Up to 5% of all people with O157 infection develop a kidney condition known as hemolytic uremic syndrome; up to 5% of all HUS cases are fatal.
  2. He obviously was dying of hemolytic jaundice.
  3. James Henry Breasted, 70, famed Orientalist, founder and head of the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute; of a hemolytic streptococcic infection; in Manhattan.


  1. North Georgia girl, 4, battles rare kidney syndrome

    Amber De Vaux Madaris had never heard of hemolytic uremic syndrome, a rare consequence of food poisoning that is the single biggest cause of acute kidney failure in children.
    on September 27, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

  2. Home Dialysis at Age 18

    18-year old Elise Atkins kidneys have failed thanks to A-typical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome. After traveling to Celina for dialysis treatments, she realized that was not what she wanted to do every week. An alternative option ... home dialysis.
    on September 27, 2013     Source: Your Hometown Lima Stations

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