Hemostasis meaning

hē'mə-stā'zhə, -zhē-ə, -zē-ə
The stoppage of bleeding or hemorrhage.
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The stoppage of blood flow through a blood vessel or body part.
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The natural or surgical stoppage of bleeding.
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Slowing or stoppage of the flow of blood in a vein or artery, as with a tourniquet, by clotting, etc.
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The stoppage of bleeding or hemorrhage.
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The stoppage of blood flow through a blood vessel or body part.
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(medicine, countable, uncountable) The process of keeping blood inside a damaged vessel to stop bleeding.
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Origin of hemostasis

  • hemo- +‎ stasis. From Ancient Greek αἱμόστασις (haimostasis, “styptic drug”).
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