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Related to microspherocytosis: Congenital Spherocytosis


the presence in the blood of an excessive number of microspherocytes.
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Presence of spheric red blood cells in the blood.
Synonym(s): microspherocytosis
[spherocyte + G. -osis, condition]
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A condition of the blood seen in hemolytic icterus in which small spherocytes are predominant; the red blood cells are smaller and more globular than normal.
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