elliptocytosis

noun
el·lip·to·cy·to·sis | \i-ˌlip-tə-ˌsī-ˈtō-səs \
plural elliptocytoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of elliptocytosis 

: a human hereditary trait manifested by the presence in the blood of red blood cells which are oval in shape with rounded ends

called also ovalocytosis

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