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An abnormally low level of neutrophils in the circulating blood.
neu′tro·pen′ic (-pĕn′ĭk) adj.
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(Pathology) an abnormal reduction in the number of neutrophils in the blood, as seen in certain anaemias and leukaemias
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neu•tro•pe•ni•a(ˌnu trəˈpi ni ə, ˌnyu-)
an abnormal decline of neutrophils in the blood.
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|Noun||1.||neutropenia - leukopenia in which the decrease is primarily in number of neutrophils (the chief phagocytic leukocyte)|
cyclic neutropenia - neutropenia that occurs periodically
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n. neutropenia. V.: agranulocytosis
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