agranulocytosis agranulocytosis

Definition(s):

  • (n) an acute blood disorder (often caused by radiation or drug therapy) characterized by severe reduction in granulocytes

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Usage(s):

  1. Then agranulocytosis struck, and he had to be taken off the drug.
  2. But the risk of agranulocytosis is terrifying.
  3. There have been four confirmed cases of agranulocytosis, with one death.
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