spherocytosis

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spherocytosis

(ˌsfɪərəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) med the condition of having spherocytes
Translations

sphe·ro·cy·to·sis

n. esferocitosis, presencia de esferocitos en la sangre.

spherocytosis

n esferocitosis f; hereditary — esferocitosis hereditaria
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HPP is characterized by erythrocyte poikilocytosis and fragmentation, erythrocyte budding, spherocytes, triangulocytes, micropoikilocytosis, microspherocytosis, and occasional elliptocytes, which together result in a pattern reminiscent of thermal injury.
Thus the present article shows the results of using inorganic erythrocytes in simulating of such hematological abnormalities as microspherocytosis, elliptocytosis, stomatocytosis, acanthocytosis and some haemoglobinopathies.
It is well known that a change of osmotic resistance of erythrocytes (Fox, 1964) is characteristic of microspherocytosis, because spherocytic erythrocytes become osmotically less resistant.