Definitions for Aplasia
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failure of some tissue or organ to develop
(Med.) a defect, retardation, or cessation of the process of generation of blood cells.
Origin: [NL.; Gr. priv. + a molding.]
A condition marked by the incomplete development, or absence, of an organ or tissue.
Aplasia is defined in general as "defective development or congenital absence of an organ or tissue." In the field of hematology, the term refers to "incomplete, retarded, or defective development, or cessation of the usual regenerative process."
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