siderocyte

[sid-er-uh-sahyt]

Origin of siderocyte

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siderocyte in Medicine

siderocyte

[sĭdər-ə-sīt′]
n.
  1. A red blood cell containing granules of iron that are not part of the cell's hemoglobin.
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