lymphopenia

noun
lym·​pho·​pe·​nia | \ ˌlim(p)-fə-ˈpē-nē-ə How to pronounce lymphopenia (audio) \

Medical Definition of lymphopenia

: reduction in the number of lymphocytes circulating in the blood of humans or animals

Other Words from lymphopenia

lymphopenic \ -​ˈpē-​nik How to pronounce lymphopenic (audio) \ adjective

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“Lymphopenia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lymphopenia. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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