hepatisationmedical dictionary

1. <chemistry> Impregnating with sulphureted hydrogen gas.

2. [Cf. F. Hepatisation.

<medicine> Conversion into a substance resembling the liver; a state of the lungs when gorged with effused matter, so that they are no longer pervious to the air.

(01 Mar 1998)

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