leukoblastosis

[lōō′kō-blă-stōsĭs]

n.

The abnormal proliferation of immature white blood cells, especially in granulocytic and lymphocytic leukemia.

Nearby words

  1. leukemoid,
  2. leukemoid reaction,
  3. leuko-,
  4. leukoagglutinin,
  5. leukoblast,
  6. leukocidin,
  7. leukocyte,
  8. leukocytic,
  9. leukocytoblast,
  10. leukocytoclastic vasculitis


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