Waldenström's macroglobulinemia

[väldən-strĕmz′, -strœmz′]


Macroglobulinemia occurring in older persons, especially women, characterized by anemia, hyperglobulinemia, and the proliferation of cells resembling white blood cells or plasma cells in the bone marrow.

Nearby words

  1. -vora,
  2. -vore,
  3. -vorous,
  4. -ward,
  5. -wards,
  6. -watch,
  7. -ways,
  8. -wide,
  9. -wife,
  10. -wise

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