erythrocytopenia

noun
eryth·​ro·​cy·​to·​pe·​nia | \ i-ˌrith-rə-ˌsīt-ə-ˈpē-nē-ə How to pronounce erythrocytopenia (audio) \

Medical Definition of erythrocytopenia

: deficiency of red blood cells

called also erythropenia

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“Erythrocytopenia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/erythrocytopenia. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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