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a deficiency of reticulocytes in the peripheral blood.
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Paucity of reticulocytes in the blood.
Synonym(s): reticulopenia
[reticulocyte + G. penia, poverty]
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Lack of reticulocytes in the blood.
Synonym(s): reticulopenia, reticulosis.
[reticulocyte + G. penia, poverty]
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