TITLE

hematology

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p955
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "hematology" is presented. Hematology refers to the science concerned with blood and the blood-forming tissues. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21230271

 

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