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reticulocytosis

noun re·tic·u·lo·cy·to·sis \ -ˌsī-ˈtō-səs \

medical Definition of reticulocytosis

plural reticulocytoses play \-ˌsēz\
: an increase in the number of reticulocytes in the blood typically following hemorrhage or accompanying hemolytic anemia

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