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    Reticulocytes

    Reticulocytes

    Picture of reticulocytes

    Reticulocytes are a type of blood cell made in the bone marrow. They are released into the blood, where they mature into red blood cells.

    By Healthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer Joseph O'Donnell, MD - Hematology, Oncology
    Last Revised May 29, 2012

    Last Revised: May 29, 2012

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Joseph O'Donnell, MD - Hematology, Oncology

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