hemolytic anemia

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hemolytic anemia

[¦hē·mə¦lid·ik ə′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
A decrease in the blood concentration of hemoglobin and the number of erythrocytes, due to the inability of the mature erythrocytes to survive in the circulating blood.
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The safety of RhIG in the prevention of haemolytic disease of the newborn.
She concluded he died from haemolytic disease of the new born, which only usually results in death in the Third World.