Iso-Oncotic Pressure

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Iso-Oncotic Pressure

 

relatively constant oncotic pressure of blood plasma through the maintenance of the concentration of blood proteins at a fixed level. Iso-oncotic pressure is one of the most important physiological constants of the body.

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