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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The released merozoites invade susceptible erythrocytes and undergo another phase of schizogony, which is relatively faster compared to that at the exoerythrocytic stage [9].
Although the ability to form hypnozoites (dormant exoerythrocytic stages) occurs in 3 human malaria parasite species (P.
This scenario implies that not all posttransfusion MPs are blood-induced; the recipients might just have had natural mosquito acquired MPs in the exoerythrocytic stages during the pretransfusion tests.
Meuwissen, "Transformation of sporozoites of Plasmodium berghei into exoerythrocytic forms in the liver of its mammalian host," Cell and Tissue Research, vol.
Enea et al., "Inhibition of development of exoerythrocytic froms of malaria parasites by [gamma]-interferon," Science, vol.