reticulocytopenia


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reticulocytopenia

 [rĕ-tik″u-lo-si″to-pe´ne-ah]
a deficiency of reticulocytes in the peripheral blood.

re·tic·u·lo·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(re-tik'yū-lō-sī'tō-pē'nē-ă),
Paucity of reticulocytes in the blood.
Synonym(s): reticulopenia
[reticulocyte + G. penia, poverty]

reticulocytopenia

/re·tic·u·lo·cy·to·pe·nia/ (rĕ-tik″u-lo-si″to-pe´ne-ah) deficiency of reticulocytes in the blood.

reticulocytopenia

[ritik′yəlōsī′təpē′nē·ə]
Etymology: L, reticulum + Gk, kytos, cell, penia, poverty
a decrease below the reference interval lower limit of 0.5% in the number of reticulocytes in a blood sample.

re·tic·u·lo·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(rĕ-tik'yū-lō-sī'tō-pē'nē-ă)
Lack of reticulocytes in the blood.
Synonym(s): reticulopenia, reticulosis.
[reticulocyte + G. penia, poverty]

reticulocytopenia

a deficiency of reticulocytes in the peripheral blood.
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