blood dyscrasia

n.

A diseased state of the blood, usually one in which the blood contains permanent abnormal cellular elements.

Nearby words

  1. blood crystal,
  2. blood cyst,
  3. blood disk,
  4. blood donor,
  5. blood doping,
  6. blood feud,
  7. blood fluke,
  8. blood gas,
  9. blood gas analysis,
  10. blood group


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