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Descriptor in English: Reticulocytosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Reticulocitosis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Reticulocitose
Descriptor in French: Réticulocytose
Entry term(s): Reticulocytoses
Tree number(s): C23.888.760
G09.188.760
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.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2004; use RETICULOCYTE COUNT 1994-2003
See also the descriptors: Reticulocyte Count MeSH
DeCS UI: 38067
Descriptor UI: D045262
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Reticulocytosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0026765
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.
Preferred term Reticulocytosis
Entry term(s) Reticulocytoses



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