carbonmonoxyhemoglobin

carbonmonoxyhemoglobin

[¦kär·bən·mə¦näk·sē′hē·mə‚glō·bən]
(biochemistry)
A stable combination of carbon monoxide and hemoglobin formed in the blood when carbon monoxide is inhaled. Also known as carbonylhemoglobin; carboxyhemoglobin.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.