microcytosis

noun
mi·​cro·​cy·​to·​sis | \ -sī-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce microcytosis (audio) \
plural microcytoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce microcytosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of microcytosis

: decrease in the size of red blood cells

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“Microcytosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microcytosis. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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