microdrepanocytosis

[ mī′krō-drĕp′ə-nō-sī-tōsĭs, -drə-păn′ō- ]

n.

A congenital chronic hemolytic anemia caused by the presence of sickle cell hemoglobin and thalassemia hemoglobin in the red blood cells.

Nearby words

  1. microdistillation,
  2. microdont,
  3. microdontia,
  4. microdot,
  5. microdrepanocytic anemia,
  6. microdrive,
  7. microearthquake,
  8. microecology,
  9. microeconomics,
  10. microelectrode


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