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leukapheresis

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noun leu·ka·phe·re·sis \ˌlü-kə-fə-ˈrē-səs\

Medical Definition of leukapheresis

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leukaphereses

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  1. :  apheresis used to remove white blood cells (as in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia)—called also leukopheresis




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