noun. ['ɛˌrɪθrəˈpɔɪtɪn'] a glycoprotein secreted by the kidneys that stimulates the production of red blood cells.
Words that Rhyme with Erythropoietin
Example sentences of the word erythropoietin
1. Noun, singular or mass
Anemia is quite common in patients who have poor kidney function because the kidneys do not produce enough erythropoietin.