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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.
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Adj.1.erythropoietic - of or relating to the formation of red blood cells
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Contract award: Framework Agreement for the supply and home delivery of erythropoietic stimulating agents (ESA) for renal services.
Primary endpoint shows a strong statistical trend in pain-free exposure following the treatment of the 'orphan' disease erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP)
The erythropoietic masses are usually asymptomatic, although the presence of EMH within the spinal canal may be associated with spinal cord compression and neurological deficit related to the level of involvement.
4] Activation of androgen receptors in erythroid cells appears to be necessary for testosterone to develop an erythropoietic effect in the bone marrow.
There's no cure for Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP), which affects only one in 10,000 people.
Diagnosis of 65 cases of VP, 36 cases of PCT, 6 of acute intermittent porphyria (AIP), 3 of erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP), 5 of X-linked protoporphyria and 1 of congenital erythropoietic porphyria was confirmed.
The exact mechanism of erythropoietic suppression exerted by these drugs remains unclear.
Situations in which demand for circulating iron is increased (particularly erythropoietic activity) elicit a decrease in hepatocellular hepcidin synthesis.
It has expanded and new conditions like congenital vertebral malformation, erythropoietic porphyria, incarcerated umbilical hernia, bleeding calf syndrome, besnoitiosis, tail sequestrum, rib fracture, abomasal impaction, tuberculosis, cardiac tamponade from tire wire, digital dermatitis, crushed tail head, BVD/MD retinopathy, botulism, fatty liver syndrome, persistent preputial frenulum, ischemic teat necrosis, and jejunal hemorrhagic syndrome.
Differential diagnosis may include hypocalcified form of amelogenesis imperfecta, congenital erythropoietic porphyria, Kostmann's condition (conditions leading to early tooth loss), cyclic neutropenia, Chediak-Hegashi syndrome, histiocytosis X, Papillon-Lefevre syndrome, tetracycline discoloration and staining of the teeth, vitamin D-dependent and vitamin D-rickets.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is an autosomal dominant defect in haem synthesis caused by defective ferrochelatase; the terminal enzyme.
GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN -- A resorbable subcutaneous implant of afamelanotide significantly reduced painful phototoxic attacks in patients with erythropoietic protoporphyria in a year-long multinational clinical trial.
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