[ loo-kuh-pee-nee-uh ]
/ ˌlu kəˈpi ni ə /
a decrease in the number of white blood cells in the blood.
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Also called leu·ko·cy·to·pe·ni·a [loo-kuh-sahy-tuh-pee-nee-uh] /ˌlu kəˌsaɪ təˈpi ni ə/.
Origin of leukopenia
OTHER WORDS FROM leukopenialeu·ko·pe·nic, adjective
Words nearby leukopenia
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Medical definitions for leukopenic
An abnormally low number of white blood cells in the circulating blood.leukocytopenia
Other words from leukopenialeu′ko•pe′nic adj.
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