erythropoiesis

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e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

 (ĭ-rĭth′rō-poi-ē′sĭs)
n.
The production of red blood cells.

e·ryth′ro·poi·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.

erythropoiesis

(ɪˌrɪθrəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs)
n
(Physiology) physiol the formation of red blood cells
[C19: from erythro- + Greek poiēsis a making, from poiein to make]
eˌrythropoiˈetic adj

e•ryth•ro•poi•e•sis

(ɪˌrɪθ roʊ pɔɪˈi sɪs)

n.
the production of red blood cells.
[1915–20; erythro- + -poiesis]
e•ryth`ro•poi•et′ic (-ˈɛt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.erythropoiesis - the process of producing red blood cells by the stem cells in the bone marrow
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
Translations

e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

n. eritropoyesis, producción de eritrocitos.
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Erythropoietin, erythropoesis and iron status in children after major surgical stress.
Physiological anemia adevelops in the postnatal period and iron stores are sufficient to provide erythropoesis in the first 6 months of life if there is no significant blood loss.
Our results are consistent with other waterfowl studies that reported higher PCV values in adult birds versus juveniles because of increased erythropoesis.