noun (plural erythroblastoses) Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1923 abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the circulating blood; especially erythroblastosis fetalis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • erythroblastosis — [fi tal′ise rith΄rō blas tō′sis] n. 1. the appearance of immature, nucleate red blood cells in the circulating blood 2. a disease of the developing fetus and newborn infant, characterized by a hemolytic anemia and jaundice and caused by an… …   English World dictionary

  • erythroblastosis — erythroblastosis. См. эритробластоз. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • erythroblastosis — erythroblastotic /i rith roh bla stot ik/, adj. /i rith roh bla stoh sis/, n. Pathol. 1. the presence of erythroblasts in the blood. 2. Also called erythroblastosis fetalis /fi tal is/, erythroblastosis neonatorum /nee euh neuh tawr euhm, tohr / …   Universalium

  • erythroblastosis — noun A medical condition in which erythroblasts are abnormally found in the blood. See Also: erythroblastosis fetalis …   Wiktionary

  • erythroblastosis — The presence of erythroblasts in considerable number in the blood. [erythroblast + osis, condition] fetal e. SYN: e. fetalis. e. fetalis a grave hemolytic anemia that, in most instances, results from development in an Rh negative mot …   Medical dictionary

  • erythroblastosis — n. disease characterized by the presence of erythroblasts in the blood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erythroblastosis — [ɪˌrɪθrə(ʊ)blas təʊsɪs] noun Medicine the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood …   English new terms dictionary

  • erythroblastosis — eryth·ro·blas·to·sis …   English syllables

  • erythroblastosis — n. the presence in the blood of the nucleated precursors of the red blood cells (erythroblasts). This may occur when there is an increase in the rate of red cell production, as in haemorrhagic or haemolytic anaemia, or in infiltrations of the… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • erythroblastosis — e•ryth•ro•blas•to•sis [[t]ɪˌrɪθ roʊ blæˈstoʊ sɪs[/t]] n. pat the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood, esp. in the fetus or newborn as a result of an Rh incompatibility between mother and baby • Etymology: 1930–35 e•ryth ro•blas•tot′ic …   From formal English to slang

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”