erythroblastosis

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e·ryth·ro·blas·to·sis

 (ĭ-rĭth′rō-blă-stō′sĭs)
n. pl. e·ryth·ro·blas·to·ses (-sēz)
The abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood.

erythroblastosis

(ɪˌrɪθrəʊblæˈstəʊsɪs)
n
1. (Pathology) the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the circulating blood
2. (Pathology) Also called: erythroblastosis fetalis an anaemic blood disease of a fetus or newborn child, characterized by erythroblasts in the circulating blood: caused by a blood incompatibility between mother and fetus

e•ryth•ro•blas•to•sis

(ɪˌrɪθ roʊ blæˈstoʊ sɪs)

n.
the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood, esp. in the fetus or newborn as a result of an Rh incompatibility between mother and baby.
[1930–35]
e•ryth`ro•blas•tot′ic (-ˈstɒt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.erythroblastosis - a blood disease characterized by the abnormal presence of erythroblasts in the blood
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
Translations

e·ryth·ro·blas·to·sis

n. eritroblastosis, número excesivo de eritoblastos en la sangre.
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Although a striking erythroblastemia can sometimes be identified in affected patients, examination of peripheral blood smears can be misleading because blood smears are often devoid of blasts and show only cytopenias (Figure 1).