lymphopenia

[ lim-foh-pee-nee-uh, -peen-yuh ]
/ ˌlɪm foʊˈpi ni ə, -ˈpin yə /

noun Pathology.

a reduction in the number of lymphocytes in the blood.

Origin of lymphopenia

From New Latin, dating back to 1905–10; see origin at lympho-, -penia
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Medicine definitions for lymphopenia

lymphopenia

[ lĭm′fə-pēnē-ə ]

n.

A reduction in the number of lymphocytes in the blood.lymphocytic leukopenia lymphocytopenia

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