eosinopenia

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eosinopenia

 [e″o-sin″o-pe´ne-ah]
abnormal deficiency of eosinophils in the blood.

e·o·sin·o·pe·ni·a

(ē'ō-sin-ō-pē'nē-ă),
The presence of eosinophils in an abnormally small number in the peripheral bloodstream.
Synonym(s): hypoeosinophilia
[eosino(phil) + G. penia, poverty]

e·o·sin·o·pe·ni·a

(ē'ō-sin-ō-pē'nē-ă)
An abnormally small number of eosinophils in the peripheral bloodstream.
[eosino(phil) + G. penia, poverty]
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