erythrocytosis

[ĭ-rĭth′rō-sī-tōsĭs]

n.

An abnormal increase in the number of circulating red blood cells.

Nearby words

  1. erythrocytolysin,
  2. erythrocytolysis,
  3. erythrocytometer,
  4. erythrocytorrhexis,
  5. erythrocytoschisis,
  6. erythrodegenerative,
  7. erythroderma,
  8. erythroderma desquamativum,
  9. erythroderma psoriaticum,
  10. erythrodermatitis


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