pancytopenia

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pancytopenia

 [pan″si-to-pe´ne-ah]
abnormal depression of all the cellular elements of the blood.

pan·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(pan'sī-tō-pē'nē-ă),
Pronounced reduction in the number of erythrocytes, all types of leukocytes, and the blood platelets in the circulating blood.
[pan- + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]

pancytopenia

(păn′sī-tə-pē′nē-ə)
n.
An abnormally low level of red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets in the circulating blood.

pancytopenia

Hematology A global ↓ of 'blood cells' with hypoplasia or aplasia of hematopoietic precursors in BM–eg, hypoplastic myelodysplasia Etiology Aplastic anemia–drug-related, especially in chemotherapy, RT, toxins, BM replacement by hematopoietic, lymphoproliferative and metastatic CA, storage diseases, osteopetrosis, myelofibrosis, hypersplenism–congestive splenomegaly, hematopoietic malignancy, storage diseases, sarcoidosis, malaria, kala-azar, infection–eg, fungemia, septicemia, TB, megaloblastic anemia. See Fanconi's disease.

pan·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(pan'sī-tō-pē'nē-ă)
Pronounced reduction in the number of erythrocytes, all types of leukocytes, and the blood platelets in the circulating blood.
[G. pan-, all + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]

pancytopenia

An abnormal decrease in the numbers of the cellular elements in the blood and of the PLATELETS.

pan·cy·to·pe·ni·a

(pan'sī-tō-pē'nē-ă)
Pronounced reduction in number of erythrocytes, all types of leukocytes, and blood platelets in the circulating blood.
[G. pan-, all + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]