exoerythrocytic


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exoerythrocytic

(ˌɛksəʊɪˌrɪθrəˈsɪtɪk)
adj
(Pathology) med occurring outside the red blood cells, esp of a developmental stage of protozoan parasites
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Although the ability to form hypnozoites (dormant exoerythrocytic stages) occurs in 3 human malaria parasite species (P.
Exoerythrocytic development of Plasmodium gallinaceum in the White Leghorn chicken.
6] Since there is no exoerythrocytic stage associated with transfusion-transmitted malaria, the disease may be treated with therapy that kills the erythrocytic parasites.