microcytic
adjective see microcyte

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • microcytic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|sid.ik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary microcyte + ic : of, relating to, or characterized by the presence of microcytes * * * microcytic / sitˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑microcyte …   Useful english dictionary

  • microcytic — See microcyte. * * * …   Universalium

  • microcytic — adjective Of or pertaining to microcytes …   Wiktionary

  • microcytic — mi·cro·cyt·ic sit ik adj of, relating to, being, or characterized by the presence of microcytes * * * mi·cro·cyt·ic (mi″kro sitґik) pertaining to or characterized by microcytes …   Medical dictionary

  • microcytic — adj. of or pertaining to unusually small red blood cells (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • microcytic — mi·cro·cyt·ic …   English syllables

  • Microcytic anemia — Classification and external resources ICD 10 D50.8 Microcytic anemia (BrE: anaemia) is a generic term for any type of anemia characterized by small red blood cells. The normal mean corp …   Wikipedia

  • microcytic anemia — n an anemia characterized by the presence of microcytes in the blood * * * any anemia characterized by microcytes (erythrocytes smaller than normal), such as iron deficiency anemia or β thalassemia. See also hypochromic microcytic a …   Medical dictionary

  • microcytic anaemia — noun anemia in which the average size of erythrocytes is smaller than normal • Syn: ↑microcytic anemia • Hypernyms: ↑anemia, ↑anaemia • Part Meronyms: ↑microcytosis …   Useful english dictionary

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