Medical Dictionary

oligocythemia

noun oli·go·cy·the·mia
variants: or chiefly British oligocythaemia play \-ˌsī-ˈthē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of oligocythemia

: deficiency in the total number of red blood cells present in the body — compare anemia 1

oligocythemic

or chiefly British oligocythaemic play \-ˈthē-mik\ adjective

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