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acanthocytosis

[uh-kan-thoh-sahy-toh-sis]
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noun
  1. a condition characterized by large numbers of acanthocytes in the blood.
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Origin of acanthocytosis

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acanthocytosis

(ə-kăn′thə-sī-tōsĭs)
n.
  1. A rare condition in which the majority of the red blood cells are acanthocytes.acanthrocytosis
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