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- n. The yellowish appearance of cerebrospinal fluid that accompanies certain conditions, especially subarachnoid hemorrhage.
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Jed Rothstein correctly spelled 'xanthochromia' to land a spot in the national competition June 2-4 in Washington, D.C. Rothstein beat two other contestants left in the 19th round of competition Tuesday afternoon at the Minnesota Multi-Regional State Spelling Bee in Fergus Falls.
Jed Rothstein correctly spelled xanthochromia to land a spot in the national competition June
A spinal tap was considered to be traumatic if the cerebrospinal fluid sample had a red blood cell count of at least 500 cells / mL without xanthochromia.
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