erythrosis


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to erythrosis: erythrocytosis

erythrosis

 [er″ĭ-thro´sis]
1. reddish or purplish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes, as in polycythemia vera.
2. hyperplasia of the hematopoietic tissue.

erythrosis

/er·y·thro·sis/ (er″ĭ-thro´sis)
1. reddish or purplish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes, as in polycythemia vera.
2. hyperplasia of the hematopoietic tissue.

erythrosis

(ĕr-ĭ-thrō′sĭs) [″ + osis, condition]
A reddish-purple discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes in polycythemia.

erythrosis

1. reddish or purplish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes, as in polycythemia vera.
2. hyperplasia of the hematopoietic tissue.