erythrocyte indices

pl.n.

Calculations for determining the average size, hemoglobin content, and concentration of red blood cells, including mean cell volume, mean cell hemoglobin, and mean cell hemoglobin concentration.

Nearby words

  1. erythroclasis,
  2. erythroclastic,
  3. erythrocyanosis,
  4. erythrocyte,
  5. erythrocyte fragility test,
  6. erythrocyte sedimentation rate,
  7. erythrocythemia,
  8. erythrocytic series,
  9. erythrocytolysin,
  10. erythrocytolysis


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