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leukemoid

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adjective leu·ke·moid \-ˌmȯid\

Definition of leukemoid

  1. :  resembling leukemia but not involving the same changes in the blood-forming organs



1926

First Known Use of leukemoid

1926


Medical Dictionary

leukemoid

adjective leu·ke·moid

Medical Definition of leukemoid

  1. :  resembling leukemia but not involving the same changes in the blood-forming organs <a leukemoid reaction in malaria>



Variants of leukemoid

or chiefly British

leukaemoid

\lü-ˈkē-mȯid\play

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