leukon

[ lōōkŏn′ ]

n.

The total mass of circulating white blood cells, their precursors, and the leukopoietic cells from which they arise.

Nearby words

  1. leukokraurosis,
  2. leukolymphosarcoma,
  3. leukolysin,
  4. leukoma,
  5. leukomyelopathy,
  6. leukonecrosis,
  7. leukonychia,
  8. leukopathia,
  9. leukopedesis,
  10. leukopenia


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