erythroclasis er·y·throc·la·sis (ěr’ə-thrŏk’lə-sĭs)
The fragmentation or breaking down of red blood cells.
erythroclastic e·ryth·ro·clas·tic (ĭ-rĭth’rō-klās’tĭk) adj. Destructive to red blood cells.
erythrocyanosis e·ryth·ro·cy·a·no·sis (ĭ-rĭth’rō-sī’ə-nō’sĭs) n. A condition caused by exposure to cold and characterized by swelling of the limbs and the appearance of irregular red-blue patches on the skin, occurring especially in girls and women.
- Erythrocyte fragility test
erythrocyte fragility test n. See fragility test.
- Erythrocyte indices
erythrocyte indices pl.n. Calculations for determining the average size, hemoglobin content, and concentration of red blood cells, including mean cell volume, mean cell hemoglobin, and mean cell hemoglobin concentration.