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Medical Term:

pancytopenia

Pronunciation: pan'si-to-pe'ne-a

Definition: Pronounced reduction in the number of erythrocytes, all types of leukocytes, and the blood platelets in the circulating blood.

[pan- + G. kytos, cell, + penia, poverty]

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