myelogenous leukemia


Leukemia characterized by proliferation of myeloid tissue in areas such as bone marrow and the spleen and by the abnormal increase of granulocytes, myelocytes, and myeloblasts in tissues and in blood.granulocytic leukemia myelocytic leukemia myeloid leukemia

Nearby words

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

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