an erythrocyte that contains iron in forms other than hematin.
siderocyte sid·er·o·cyte (sĭd’ər-ə-sīt’)
A red blood cell containing granules of iron that are not part of the cell’s hemoglobin.
sideroderma sid·er·o·der·ma (sĭd’ə-rō-dûr’mə) n. A brownish discoloration of the skin on the legs caused by hemosiderin deposits.
noun a passion for railroads, trains Word Origin Greek sideros ‘iron’ + dromos ‘running’
noun a fear of railroads, trains Word Origin Greek sideros ‘iron’ + dromos ‘running’
siderofibrosis sid·er·o·fi·bro·sis (sĭd’ə-rō-fī-brō’sĭs) n. Fibrosis associated with small foci in which iron is deposited.