erythropoiesis

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erythropoiesis

[ə‚rith·rə‚pȯi′ē·səs]
(physiology)
The process by which erythrocytes are formed. Also known as erythrocytopoiesis.
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reported that transgenic hepcidin overexpression in [beta]-thalassemia intermedia mice decreased iron overload, and even ameliorated ineffective erythropoiesis (207).
So it is not specific that only malaria induced NO will inhibit methionine synthase and direct cause of ineffective erythropoiesis in malaria endemic area.
The anemia is due to a combination of ineffective erythropoiesis, excessive peripheral red blood cell hemolysis, and progressive splenomegaly (25).
Nevertheless, ineffective erythropoiesis was described in studies of the bone marrow of patients with anaemia as well as malaria (10).

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