blood disease

blood disease

noun
a disease or disorder of the blood 
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blood disease

any disease of the blood, involving the red blood cells (erythrocytes), white blood cells (leukocytes), or platelets (thrombocytes) or the tissues in which these elements are formed-the bone marrow, lymph nodes, and spleen-or of bleeding and blood clotting.

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