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Reticulocytosis MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Reticulocytosis
Tree Number(s)
C23.888.760
G09.188.760
Unique ID
D045262
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D045262
Scope Note
An increase in circulating RETICULOCYTES, which is among the simplest and most reliable signs of accelerated ERYTHROCYTE production. Reticulocytosis occurs during active BLOOD regeneration (stimulation of red bone marrow) and in certain types of ANEMIA, particularly CONGENITAL HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA.
NLM Classification #
WH 150
Previous Indexing
Reticulocyte Count (1994-2003)
Reticulocytes (1965-2003)
See Also
Reticulocyte Count
Public MeSH Note
2004; see RETICULOCYTE COUNT 1994-2003
History Note
2004; use RETICULOCYTE COUNT 1994-2003
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2008/07/08
Reticulocytosis Preferred
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