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erythroblastosis

[ ih-rith-roh-bla-stoh-sis ]
/ 瑟藢r瑟胃 ro蕣 bl忙藞sto蕣 s瑟s /
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noun Pathology.
the presence of erythroblasts in the blood.
Also called eryth路roblasto路sis fe路tal路is [fi-tal-is], /f瑟藞t忙l 瑟s/, erythroblasto路sis ne路o路na路to路rum [nee-uh-nuh-tawr-uhm, -tohr-]. /藢ni 蓹 n蓹藞t蓴r 蓹m, -藞to蕣r-/. this condition in the fetus or newborn, usually caused by an Rh incompatibility between mother and baby.
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Origin of erythroblastosis

First recorded in 1930鈥35; erythroblast + -osis

OTHER WORDS FROM erythroblastosis

e路ryth路ro路blas路tot路ic [ih-rith-roh-bla-stot-ik], /瑟藢r瑟胃 ro蕣 bl忙藞st蓲t 瑟k/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for erythroblastosis

erythroblastosis
/ (瑟藢r瑟胃r蓹蕣bl忙藞st蓹蕣s瑟s) /

noun
the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the circulating blood
Also called: erythroblastosis fetalis an anaemic blood disease of a fetus or newborn child, characterized by erythroblasts in the circulating blood: caused by a blood incompatibility between mother and fetus
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Medical definitions for erythroblastosis

erythroblastosis
[ 沫-r沫th鈥瞨艒-bl膬-st艒s沫s ]

n. pl. e鈥yth鈥o鈥las鈥o鈥es (-s膿z)
The abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood.
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