aplastic anaemia
Anaemia due to loss of most or all of the haematopoietic bone marrow. Usually all haematopoietic cells are equally diminished in number.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • aplastic anaemia — noun anemia characterized by pancytopenia resulting from failure of the bone marrow; can be caused by neoplasm or by toxic exposure • Syn: ↑aplastic anemia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia * * * aplastic anaemia noun A form of anaemia caused by… …   Useful english dictionary

  • aplastic anaemia — see anaemia …   Medical dictionary

  • aplastic anaemia — see anaemia …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • aplastic anaemia — /eɪˌplæstɪk əˈnimiə/ (say ay.plastik uh neemeeuh) noun a severe anaemia due to destruction or depressed function of the bone marrow, with no regenerative hyperplasia …   Australian English dictionary

  • aplastic anaemia — noun Medicine deficiency of all types of blood cell caused by failure of bone marrow development …   English new terms dictionary

  • anaemia — anaemia, anaemic, anaemically chiefly Brit var of ANEMIA, ANEMIC, ANEMICALLY * * * n. a reduction in the quantity of the oxygen carrying pigment haemoglobin in the blood. The main symptoms are excessive tiredness and fatigability, breathlessness… …   Medical dictionary

  • Aplastic anemia — ICDO = Caption = OMIM = 609135 OMIM mult = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 162 DiseasesDB = 866 MeshID = D000741 Aplastic anemia is a condition where bone marrow does not produce sufficient new cells to replenish blood cells.… …   Wikipedia

  • anaemia — n. a reduction in the quantity of the oxygen carrying pigment haemoglobin in the blood. The main symptoms are excessive tiredness and fatigability, breathlessness on exertion, pallor, and poor resistance to infection. There are many causes of… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • aplastic anemia — noun anemia characterized by pancytopenia resulting from failure of the bone marrow; can be caused by neoplasm or by toxic exposure • Syn: ↑aplastic anaemia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chicken anaemia virus — Virus classification Group: Group II (ssDNA) Family: Circoviridae Genus: Circovirus …   Wikipedia

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