relative erythrocytosis


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relative erythrocytosis

[′rel·əd·iv ə¦rith·rō‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
A form of erythrocytosis that occurs when the concentration of erythrocytes in the circulating blood increases through loss of plasma.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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