produced in the bone marrow.

Nearby words

  1. myelocytosis,
  2. myelodysplasia,
  3. myelofibrosis,
  4. myelogenesis,
  5. myelogenetic,
  6. myelogenous,
  7. myelogenous leukemia,
  8. myelogone,
  9. myelogram,
  10. myelography

Also my·e·log·e·nous [mahy-uh-loj-uh-nuh s] /ˌmaɪ əˈlɒdʒ ə nəs/.

Origin of myelogenic

First recorded in 1875–80; myelo- + -genic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for myelogenous




Produced by or originating in the bone marrow.

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