sideroblast

[ sĭdər-ə-blăst′ ]

n.

An erythroblast containing granules of ferritin.

Nearby words

  1. sidereally,
  2. siderite,
  3. sideritic,
  4. sidero-,
  5. sideroad,
  6. sideroblastic anemia,
  7. siderochrome,
  8. siderocyte,
  9. sideroderma,
  10. siderofibrosis


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