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adult T–cell leukemia

noun

Medical Definition of adult T–cell leukemia

  1. :  a lymphoproliferative disease that is characterized by high counts of malignant T cells, hepatosplenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, skin lesions, and hypercalcemia and that is associated with the retrovirus HTLV-I—called also adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma




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