[ih-rith-roh-poi-i-tn, -poi-eet-n] /ɪˌrɪθ roʊˈpɔɪ ɪ tn, -pɔɪˈit n/
a hormone that stimulates production of red blood cells and hemoglobin in the bone marrow, synthesized in response to low levels of oxygen in the tissues.
a hormone, secreted by the kidney in response to low levels of oxygen in the tissues, that increases the rate of erythropoiesis. It has been used as a performance-enhancing drug for athletes and racehorses EPO
erythropoietin e·ryth·ro·poi·e·tin (ĭ-rĭth’rō-poi-ē’tĭn)
A glycoprotein hormone that stimulates the production of red blood cells by bone marrow.
A glycoprotein hormone, secreted mostly by the kidneys in adults and the liver in children, that stimulates stem cells in the bone marrow to produce red blood cells.
erythroprosopalgia e·ryth·ro·pros·o·pal·gi·a (ĭ-rĭth’rō-prŏs’ə-pāl’jē-ə, -jə) n. See cluster headache.
/ˌɛrɪˈθrɒpsɪə/ noun 1. (med) a defect of vision in which objects appear red erythropsia er·y·throp·si·a (ěr’ə-thrŏp’sē-ə) n. A vision abnormality in which all objects appear reddish.
erythrorrhexis e·ryth·ror·rhex·is (ĭ-rĭth’rə-rěk’sĭs) n. See erythrocytorrhexis.
[er-uh-throp-sin] /ˌɛr əˈθrɒp sɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. .