noun Physiology, Pathology.
Words nearby leukocytosis
OTHER WORDS FROM leukocytosisleu·ko·cy·tot·ic [loo-koh-sahy-tot-ik] /ˌlu koʊ saɪˈtɒt ɪk/, adjective
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The infectious diseases in which leukocytosis is absent (p. 160) often cause a slight decrease of leukocytes.
This cell never appears in normal blood; extremely rarely in leukocytosis; and never abundantly in lymphatic leukemia.
Pure oxygen in the abdominal cavity produces a marked hyperemia and a leukocytosis.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
There is leukocytosis, a moderate rise of temperature, and not infrequently a chill.
Although the number of leukocytes bears no relation to the anemia, leukocytosis is common, being due to the same cause.