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What effect does hemolysis have on the red blood cells?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Loss of cells: Hemolysis, by definition is lysis, breakdown, rupture of red blood cells. Hemolysis causes loss of hemoglobin. Depending on the rate of hemolysis red cell count may go down.
Answered on Jan 15, 2020
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