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e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

 (ĭ-rĭth′rō-poi-ē′sĭs)
n.
The production of red blood cells.

e·ryth′ro·poi·et′ic (-ĕt′ĭk) adj.
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erythropoiesis

(ɪˌrɪθrəʊpɔɪˈiːsɪs)
n
(Physiology) physiol the formation of red blood cells
[C19: from erythro- + Greek poiēsis a making, from poiein to make]
eˌrythropoiˈetic adj
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e•ryth•ro•poi•e•sis

(ɪˌrɪθ roʊ pɔɪˈi sɪs)

n.
the production of red blood cells.
[1915–20; erythro- + -poiesis]
e•ryth`ro•poi•et′ic (-ˈɛt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.erythropoiesis - the process of producing red blood cells by the stem cells in the bone marrow
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
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e·ryth·ro·poi·e·sis

n. eritropoyesis, producción de eritrocitos.
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(20) Hormone replacement therapies like tamoxifen and erythropoeisis stimulating factors are strongly associated with VTE.
(Beta)-Thalassemia major is a genetic disorder of hemoglobin synthesis characterized by ineffective erythropoeisis and chronic anemia, requiring regular red blood cell transfusions to overcome the complications of anemia and compensatory bone marrow expansion1.
Although the hypoxia to which the athletes in the IHE group were exposed was more severe again (equivalent to 3500-6000 m), the findings of the present study confirm that this dose is insufficient to stimulate erythropoeisis since there was no increase in [Hb.sub.mass].