leukocytopenia


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leukopenia

 [loo″ko-pe´ne-ah]
reduction of the number of leukocytes in the blood below about 5000 per mm3. Called also aleukemia, aleukocytosis, and leukocytopenia. adj., adj leukope´nic.
malignant leukopenia (pernicious leukopenia) agranulocytosis.

leu·ko·pe·ni·a

(lū'kō-pē'nē-ă),
The antithesis of leukocytosis; any situation in which the total number of leukocytes in the circulating blood is less than normal, the lower limit of which is generally regarded as 4000-5000/mm3.
Synonym(s): leukocytopenia
[leuko(cyte) + G. penia, poverty]

leukocytopenia

/leu·ko·cy·to·pe·nia/ (-si″to-pe´ne-ah) leukopenia.

leukocytopenia

leu·ko·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(lū'kō-sī'tō-pē'nē-ă)
Synonym(s): leukopenia, leucocytopenia.

leukopenia

reduced total white blood cell count

leukocytopenia

leukopenia.
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