monocytopenia


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monocytopenia

 [mon″o-si-to-pe´ne-ah]
deficiency of monocytes in the blood.

mon·o·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(mon'ō-sī'tō-pē'nē-ă),
Diminution in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood.
[mono- + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]

monocytopenia

/mono·cy·to·pe·nia/ (-si″to-pe´ne-ah) deficiency of monocytes in the blood.

monocytopenia

[-sī′təpē′nē·ə]
an abnormally low number of monocytes in the peripheral blood. Also called monocytic leukopenia.

mon·o·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(mon'ō-sī-tō-pē'nē-ă)
A decrease in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood.
[mono- + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]

monocytopenia

A reduction in the number of MONOCYTES in the circulating blood.

monocytopenia

a deficiency of monocytes in the blood.
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With respect to absolute numbers, no cases of neutropenia or monocytopenia were noted.
Lymphocytosis and monocytopenia were in contrast with the findings of other studies.
As reported (13), endotoxin administration produces a rapid and transient leukopenia, followed by a release of mature and immature neutrophils from the bone marrow at 3 h and a sustained T lymphopenia and monocytopenia by 6 h.
Monocytopenia is invariably demonstrable, and neutropenia is present in most cases.
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9) Prednisone reduces activation and proliferation of lymphocytes, inhibits the production of certain cytokines, such as IL-1, IL-2, IL-6, IL-11 and TNF [alpha], causes lymphopenia and monocytopenia, and inhibits the differentiation of monocytes into macrophages.
Nearly all cases had monocyte counts within normal limits, with 1 case of polymyositis that had monocytopenia.
A leukocyte differential count revealed mild absolute neutropenia with left shift, mild monocytopenia, and mild eosinophilia (44% neutrophils, 13% neutrophilic bands, 30% mature lymphocytes, 8% eosinophils, 4% monocytes, and 1% atypical lymphocytes).