Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Defective development resulting in the absence of all or part of an organ or tissue.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A condition marked by the incomplete development, or absence, of an organ or tissue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Incomplete or faulty development.
  • n. a defect, retardation, or cessation of the process of generation of blood cells.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Defective or arrested development in a tissue or an organ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. failure of some tissue or organ to develop

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Examples

  • Other findings include disseminated intravascular coagulation, bone marrow aplasia with leukopenia and thrombocytopenia, elevated liver enzyme values, hypocalcemia, hyponatremia and rhabdomyolysis.

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  • Bismuth C, Gaultier M, Conso F. Medullary aplasia after acute colchicine poisoning. 20 cases.

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  • This may include splenic sequestration, transient red cell aplasia and hyperhemolysis.

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  • Causes of a high MCV include liver disease, alcohol abuse, hypothyroidism, reticulocytosis, marrow aplasia, vitamin B12 or folic acid deficiency, and myelofibrosis.

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  • CASE SUMMARY: Islam Alassouli is a four-year child living in Khan Younis camp, in southern Gaza. 12-days from birth Islam was diagnosed with pure red cell aplasia (PRCA).

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  • Other names for the condition that today are rarely used include Shprintzen syndrome, conotruncal anomaly face syndrome, Cayler craniofacial syndrome, congenital thymic aplasia and thymic hypoplasia.

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  • There was one case of aplasia cutis congenita in the surviving member of a twin pair, and another of multiple malformations including cleft palate and chondrodysplasia punctata born to a mother being treated for systemic lupus erythematosus.

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  • Palmdoc: So I guess the baby born to this girl with vaginal aplasia who resembles the father ...

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  • Palmdoc: So I guess the baby born to this girl with vaginal aplasia who resembles the father ... poor doctor: Case report is the worst type of research articles because they are not usually ...

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  • Pure recent aplasia was referred nonspecific to untreated being of iodine with reticulocytopenia.

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