aplastic anemia definition

  • noun:
    • a type of anemia when the capacity for the bone marrow to come up with red bloodstream cells is faulty. This anemia can be due to bone marrow disease or experience of poisonous agents, such radiation, chemical substances, or medications. Also known as pancytopenia.
    • an anemia characterized by considerable reduction or cessation of production of purple bloodstream cells and hemoglobin because of the bone marrow.
    • anemia characterized by pancytopenia resulting from failure regarding the bone marrow; could be brought on by neoplasm or by harmful exposure

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