crossmatch


crossmatch
n. (Medicine) blood test performed used to determine compatibility between donor and recipient (performed before transplants, transfusions, etc.)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • crossmatch — cross·match (krosґmach) 1. a test of the compatibility of donor and recipient blood performed before transfusion: red cells of the donor are placed in serum of the recipient (major crossmatch) and red cells of the recipient in serum of the donor… …   Medical dictionary

  • crossmatch — verb To test that the blood of a donor and recipient are compatible …   Wiktionary

  • crossmatch — verb Medicine test the compatibility of (a donor s and a recipient s blood or tissue) …   English new terms dictionary

  • crossmatch — /ˈkrɒsmætʃ/ (say krosmach) verb (t) 1. to match (two items from separate lists). 2. to match (the blood of a patient with that of a donor or other supply). –crossmatching, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • crossmatch — v.tr. Med. test the compatibility of (a donor s and a recipient s blood). Derivatives: crossmatching n …   Useful english dictionary

  • XM — crossmatch …   Medical dictionary

  • X-match — crossmatch …   Medical dictionary

  • XM — • crossmatch …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • X-match — • crossmatch …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • x-mat — crossmatch [blood] …   Medical dictionary