Methemoglobin Sentence Examples
- A very small fraction of hemoglobin spontaneously oxidizes per day, producing a protein of a slightly different structure called methemoglobin.
- Adverse symptoms occur when over 30 percent of the hemoglobin has been converted to methemoglobin.
- Normally, the amount of methemoglobin constitutes less than 1 percent of the total hemoglobin.
- Methemoglobin can accumulate in the blood as a result of nitrite poisoning.