Medical Dictionary

myelopoiesis

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noun my·e·lo·poi·e·sis \ˌmī-ə-lō-(ˌ)pȯi-ˈē-səs\

Medical Definition of myelopoiesis

plural

myelopoieses

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  1. 1:  production of bone marrow or bone marrow cells

  2. 2:  production of blood cells in bone marrow; especially :  formation of blood granulocytes


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