Definitions for pancytopenia
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an abnormal deficiency in all blood cells (red blood cells and white blood cells and platelets); usually associated with bone marrow tumor or with aplastic anemia
A form of anemia in which there is a reduction in the numbers of red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets
Pancytopenia is a medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets. If only two parameters from the full blood count are low, the term bicytopenia can be used. The diagnostic approach is the same as for pancytopenia.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Deficiency of all three cell elements of the blood, erythrocytes, leukocytes and platelets.
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