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a·plas·tic

 (ā-plăs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Lacking form.
2. Medicine
a. Unable to form or regenerate tissue.
b. Of or characterized by aplasia.

aplastic

(eɪˈplæstɪk)
adj
1. (Pathology) relating to or characterized by aplasia
2. (Pathology) failing to develop into new tissue; defective in the regeneration of tissue, as of blood cells: aplastic anaemia.
Translations

aplastic

adj aplásico
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Among patients with sickle cell disease and acute anemia, fewer than expected had acute chest syndrome, aplastic crisis, or splenic sequestration, although these still accounted for the majority.
The literature of PV-B19 infection with a growing number of publications has reported its association with erythema infectiosum in children, transient aplastic crisis in persons with high red cell turnover, chronic pure red cell (PRC) aplasia in primary or secondary immunocompromised patients, hydrops fetalis with infection during pregnancy, and arthropathy, mostly in females.
hydrops fetalis), transient aplastic crisis, and disease in immunocompromised patients (2).