TITLE

oxyhemoglobinometer

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1560
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "oxyhemoglobinometer" is presented. The term refers to an apparatus for measurement of the amount of oxygen in the blood. It originated from the Greek words "oxys," meaning sharp, "haima," meaning blood, the Latin word "globus," meaning a sphere, and the Greek word "metron," meaning measure.
ACCESSION #
21239084

 

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