immature erythrocyte


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immature erythrocyte

Any incompletely developed erythrocyte.
See also: erythrocyte
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Erythrocyte were divided and identified according to the stage of maturation and general morphology as mature erythrocytes and immature erythrocytes according to Hibiya et al.
As the proerythroblasts shed their genetic material and develop into reticulocytes (immature erythrocytes), the number of transferrin receptors decreases dramatically, and the cells' ability to incorporate iron is reduced accordingly.