From Big Medical Encyclopedia

POLYGLOBULIA (grech, poly is a lot of + armor. globulus ball; synonym secondary polycythemia) — increase in quantity of erythrocytes (more than 5,0 million in 1 mkl at men and more than 4,7 million in 1 mkl at women). The term «hyperglobulia» — is more widespread in medical literature see. Hyperglobulias .