erythropoietic


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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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Adj.1.erythropoietic - of or relating to the formation of red blood cells
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When iron stores are adequate hepicidin production is increased in the liver and erythropoietic signals lead to the reduction in its synthesis.
The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research revealed on Tuesday the receipt of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant, valued at USD2.5m, to study improved treatment for erythropoietic disorders, including Diamond Blackfan anaemia.
Erythropoietic protoporphyria presenting as hydroa aestivale.
Physiologically, at the end of pregnancy, the number of red blood cells increases as a result of the erythropoietic effect of the chorionic placental somatotropin, progesterone, and prolactin [18].
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Fe-TF is transported to the marrow and utilized for the erythropoietic activity.
The increased GI iron absorption is driven by the increased erythropoietic requirement, a hepcidin related mechanism.
In this study, we sought to investigate the impact of chronic exposure of petroleum products on haematopoietic output in automechanics and automobile sprayers using reticulocyte count as indirect measure of bone marrow erythropoietic output.
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