hematocrit definition

  • noun:
    • The portion by amount of packed red blood cells in certain test of bloodstream after centrifugation.
    • A centrifuge accustomed determine the volume of blood cells and plasma in a given test of blood.
    • The portion (by amount) of packed red bloodstream cells in a centrifuged test of blood
    • A centrifuge regularly evaluate the general number of purple bloodstream cells and plasma in bloodstream
    • a measuring instrument to ascertain (usually by centrifugation) the relative quantities of corpuscles and plasma when you look at the blood
    • the ratio regarding the amount occupied by loaded purple blood cells towards the amount of your whole bloodstream as measured by a hematocrit

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