- a decrease in the number of white blood cells in the blood.
Origin of leukopenia
Also called leu·ko·cy·to·pe·ni·a [loo-kuh-sahy-tuh-pee-nee-uh] /ˌlu kəˌsaɪ təˈpi ni ə/.
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- An abnormally low number of white blood cells in the circulating blood.leukocytopenia
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