Medical Dictionary

thrombocytopoiesis

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noun throm·bo·cy·to·poi·e·sis \ˌthräm-bə-ˌsīt-ə-ˌpȯi-ˈē-səs\

Medical Definition of thrombocytopoiesis

plural

thrombocytopoieses

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  1. :  the production of blood platelets from megakaryocytes typically in the bone marrow


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