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A myelophthisic anemia is the displacement of the bone marrow into the peripheral circulation by a disease such as metastasis of the bone marrow. This leads to the presence of nucleated RBCs and immature myeloid cells in the peripheral blood. Under microscopy, this is known as "leukoerythroblastic smear."

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What does leukoerythroblastic mean?

Literally translated.... Leuk/o = white or white corpuscle erythr/o = red or red corpuscle -blast = embryonic state of development -ic = pertaining to Therefore leukoerythroblastic means "pertaining to the embryonic development of red and white corpuscle or blood cells." Leukoerythroblastosis means anemia due to a condition that causes the bone marrow (where blood cells are made) to be inactivated.

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Is hypovolemia the same as anemia?

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