lymphopenia

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lym·pho·pe·ni·a

(lim'fō-pē'nē-ă),
A reduction, relative or absolute, in the number of lymphocytes in the circulating blood.
[lympho- + G. penia, poverty]

lymphopenia

/lym·pho·pe·nia/ (lim″fo-pēn´e-ah) lymphocytopenia.

lymphopenia

lymphopenia

Hematology A ↓ in peripheral lymphocytes–normal, 1,000-4,000/mm3 in adults–or 8,000/mm3 in children, due to developing immune system Etiology Bacterial sepsis, active TB, uremia, NHLs, Hodgkin's disease, autoimmune disorders, immune deficiency syndromes, chemotherapeutics, glucocorticoids, malnutrition

lym·pho·pe·ni·a

(lim'fō-pē'nē-ă)
A reduction, relative or absolute, in the number of lymphocytes in the circulating blood.
Synonym(s): lymphocytopenia.
[lympho- + G. penia, poverty]

Lymphopenia

A condition in which the number of lymphocytes falls below normal levels.
Mentioned in: Lymphocyte Typing

lym·pho·pe·ni·a

(lim'fō-pē'nē-ă)
Reduction, relative or absolute, in the number of lymphocytes in circulating blood.
[lympho- + G. penia, poverty]

lymphopenia, lymphocytopenia

decrease in the number of lymphocytes of the blood.
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