Definition of Microcytes

1. Noun. (plural of microcyte) ¹



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Definition of Microcytes

1. microcyte [n] - See also: microcyte

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Microcytes

microcurie
microcuries
microcurrent
microcurrents
microcycles
microcylinder
microcylinders
microcylindrical
microcyst
microcystic adenoma of pancreas
microcystic disease of renal medulla
microcystic epithelial dystrophy
microcystin
microcystins
microcyte
microcytes (current term)
microcythemia
microcytic
microcytic anaemia
microcytic anemia
microcytosis
microcytotic
microdactylia
microdactylous
microdactyly
microdata
microdecision
microdecisions
microdeletion
microdeletions

Literary usage of Microcytes

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1. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"NOTE ON THE microcytes IN THE BLOOD AND THEIR PROBABLE ORIGIN. By W. OSLER, of Montreal, Canada. [ABSTRACT. ..."

2. A Manual of Clinical Chemistry, Microscopy, and Bacteriology by Martin Klopstock, Albert Kowarsky (1912)
"Macro- and microcytes.—The first are larger than the normal erythrocytes, ... The microcytes are smaller than the normal erythrocytes, and are usually found ..."

3. An Index of differential diagnosis of main symptoms by Herbert French (1918)
"... they may vary considerably in size, many being much smaller than normal—microcytes (Plate II, Fig. B) ; some larger than normal—macrocytes or ..."

4. Clinical Hematology: A Practical Guide to the Examination of the Blood with by John C. DaCosta (1901)
"... The smaller forms, the microcytes, illustrate the extreme decrease in size of the red cell under pathological conditions. ..."

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