TITLE

serofibrinous

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1978
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "serofibrinous" is presented. It refers to a combination of serum and fibrin. It also refers to a serofibrinous exudate.
ACCESSION #
21245396

 

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