Ineffective erythropoiesis

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Ineffective erythropoiesis is active erythropoiesis with premature death of red blood cells, a decreased output of RBCs from the bone marrow, and, consequently, anemia. It is a condition characterised by the presence or abundance of dysfunctional progenitor cells.[1]

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  1. ^ Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 18th ed