erythrocytopenia


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Related to erythrocytopenia: leukopenia, polycythemia, erythrocytosis

e·ryth·ro·pe·ni·a

(ĕ-rith'rō-pē'nē-ă),
Deficiency in the number of red blood cells.
Synonym(s): erythrocytopenia
[erythrocyte + G. penia, poverty]

erythrocytopenia

[-sī′təpē′nē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, erythros, red, kytos, cell, penes, poor
a condition characterized by a deficiency or decrease in number of erythrocytes.

erythrocytopenia

(e-rith?ro-si?to-pe'ne-a) [? + ? + penia, poverty]
A deficiency in the number of red blood cells in the body. Synonym: erythropenia
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This decrease in ESR ismight be due to erythrocytopenia and methemoglobin formation as observed by Jiri et al.
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