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anemia due to destruction or crowding out of hematopoietic tissues in the bone marrow by a space-occupying lesion; reduction in normal marrow cells induces release of immature hematopoietic cells, especially nucleated erythrocytes, into the bloodstream. Called also myelopathic or myelophthisic anemia.
Any anemic condition resulting from space-occupying lesions in the bone marrow; the circulating blood contains immature cells of the granulocytic series and nucleated red blood cells, frequently in numbers that are disproportionately large in relation to the degree of anemia.
leukoerythroblastosis/leu·ko·eryth·ro·blas·to·sis/ (-ĕ-rith″ro-blas-to´sis) anemia associated with space-occupying lesions of the bone marrow that cause bone marrow suppression with a variable number of immature cells of the erythrocytic and granulocytic series in the circulation.
an anemic condition associated with space-occupying lesions of the bone marrow, marked by a variable number of immature erythroid and myeloid cells in the circulation.