radiotoxemia

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radiotoxemia ra·di·o·tox·e·mi·a (rā'dē-ō-tŏk-sē'mē-ə)
n.
Radiation sickness caused by the products of disintegration produced by the action of x-rays or other forms of radiation and by the depletion of certain cells and enzyme systems.

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