mac·​ro·​cyt·​ic ˌmak-rə-ˈsit-ik How to pronounce macrocytic (audio)
: of or relating to macrocytes
specifically, of an anemia : characterized by macrocytes in the blood
pernicious anemia is a macrocytic anemia

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“Macrocytic.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Oct. 2023.

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