macrocytosis
macrocytosis macrocytosis n. An abnormal physiological condition characterized by the presence of macrocytes in the blood. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Macrocytosis — Infobox Disease Name = Macrocytosis Caption = DiseasesDB = 7688 ICD10 = ICD10|D|75|8|d|70 ICD9 = ICD9|289.89 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 1381 MeshName = MeshNumber = Macrocytosis is the enlargement of red… …   Wikipedia

  • macrocytosis — SYN: macrocythemia. [macrocyte + G. osis, condition] * * * mac·ro·cy·to·sis .mak rə sī tō səs, rə sə n, pl to·ses .sēz the occurrence of macrocytes in the blood * * * n. the presence of abnormally large red cells (macrocytes) in the blood.… …   Medical dictionary

  • macrocytosis — n. the presence of abnormally large red cells (macrocytes) in the blood. Macrocytosis is a feature of certain anaemias (macrocytic anaemias), including those due to deficiency of vitamin B12 or folic acid, and also of anaemias in which there is… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • macrocytosis — noun (plural macrocytoses) Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1893 the occurrence of macrocytes in the blood …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • macrocytosis — mac·ro·cy·to·sis (măk rō sī tōʹsĭs) n. pl. mac·ro·cy·to·ses ( sēz) The presence of macrocytes in the blood.   mac ro·cy·totʹic ( tŏtʹĭk) adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • macrocytosis — noun The presence of macrocytes in the blood …   Wiktionary

  • macrocytosis — mac·ro·cy·to·sis …   English syllables

  • macrocytosis — noun the presence of macrocytes in the blood • Hypernyms: ↑pathology …   Useful english dictionary

  • Макроцитоз (Macrocytosis) — наличие в крови аномально больших по размеру эритроцитов (макроцитов (macrocytes)). Макроцитоз является одним из симптомов некоторых видов анемий (макроцитарных анемий (macrocytic anaemias)), в том числе тех, которые вызваны недостаточным… …   Медицинские термины

  • макроцитоз — (macrocytosis; макроцит + оз) преобладание макроцитов среди эритроцитов периферической крови …   Большой медицинский словарь

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