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thrombocytopoiesis in Medicine

thrombocytopoiesis

(thrŏm′bō-sī′tə-poi-ēsĭs)
n.
  1. The process of formation of thrombocytes, usually in the bone marrow.
Related formsthrom′bo•cy′to•poi•etic (-ĕtĭk) adj.
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