Glossary of Medical Terms

Our online medical glossary of medical terms and definitions includes definitions for terms related to treatment, and general medicine

OVALOCYTIC ANAEMIA

Anaemia characterised by elliptical erythrocytes (ovalocytes) resembling those observed normally in camels; 1 to 15% of erythrocytes in nonanaemic persons may be oval, but greater proportions are observed in determined patients with microcytic anaemia. See: elliptocytosis. Synonym: cameloid anaemia, ovalocytic anaemia.
O-sialoglycoprotein endopeptidase   osier   os iliacum   os ilium   os incae   os incisivum   os innominatum   os intermaxillare   (1)
© 2006-2023 med-word.com Last Updated On: 01/25/2023 (0.03)