Definition of Eosinopenia
1. Noun. A decrease in the number of eosinophils in the blood.
Medical Definition of Eosinopenia
1. The presence of eosinophils in an abnormally small number in the peripheral bloodstream. Synonym: hypoeosinophilia. Origin: eosino(phil) + G. Penia, poverty (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Eosinopenia
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1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(g) Symptoms and Signs Referable to the Hemopoietic, Metabolic, and Endocrine Organs (1) Eosinophilia; (2) eosinopenia; (3) lymphocytosis; ..."
2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1916)
"The blood in attacks of genuine epilepsy shows a characteristic picture—a lymphocytic leucocytosis and an eosinopenia. The only other condition which gives ..."
3. The Journal of Comparative Pathology and Therapeutics (1888)
"There was also an eosinopenia. No significant changes in the erythrocyte picture were recorded. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We are grateful to Mr. ML Burdin and Mr. J. ..."
4. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"After 2l/2 hours there are found neutrophilia, hyperleukocytosis and eosinopenia. In dogs, following the injection of 1.1-1.5 mg. of the drug per kilo body ..."
5. Practice of Medicine by Frederick Tice (1922)
"Simon designated this association of neutrophilia with eosinopenia as the " septic factor." ,-ki 7. Observations on the effect of liver diet in pernicious ..."
6. Diseases of the stomach, intestines, and pancreas by Robert Coleman Kemp (1917)
"Gastric ulcer Duodenal ulcer Anemia Polycythemia (erythrocytosis) Eosinophilia eosinopenia Bowels.—Constipation is the rule, diarrhea rarely occurs. ..."
7. Clinical Medicine; Tuesday Clinics at the Johns Hopkins Hospital by Lewellys Franklin Barker (1922)
"... a marked secondary anemia with leukopenia (but with relative polymorpho- nuclear increase), and eosinopenia, and slight general enlargement of the ..."