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carbaminohaemoglobin
medical dictionary

Carbon dioxide bound to haemoglobin by means of a reactive amino group on the latter, i.e., Hb-NHCOOH; approximately 20% of the total content of carbon dioxide in blood is combined with haemoglobin in this manner.

Synonyms: carbhaemoglobin, carbohaemoglobin.

American spelling: carbaminohemoglobin

(05 Mar 2000)