Hegglin's anomaly

[ hĕglĭnz ]

n.

A hereditary disorder characterized by basophilic structures in most granulocytes, faulty maturation of platelets, and thrombocytopenia.May-Hegglin anomaly

Nearby words

  1. hydrocortisone,
  2. hydrocrack,
  3. hydrocracker,
  4. hydrocracking,
  5. hydrocyanic,
  6. hydrocyst,
  7. hydrodesulfurization,
  8. hydrodiuril,
  9. hydrodynamic,
  10. hydrodynamicist


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