haemostat vs hemostat what difference

what is difference between haemostat and hemostat

English

Alternative forms

  • hemostat

Etymology

From haemo- +‎ -stat

Noun

haemostat (plural haemostats)

  1. (British spelling) A clamp used in surgery to close the severed end of a blood vessel to stop bleeding.

Derived terms

  • haemostasis
  • haemostatic


English

Alternative forms

  • haemostat

Etymology

From hemo- +‎ -stat.

Noun

hemostat (plural hemostats)

  1. (medicine) An instrument that clamps blood vessels to diminish or halt blood flow.

Related terms

  • hemostatic

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