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myelogenous leukemia

noun

Medical Definition of myelogenous leukemia

  1. :  leukemia characterized by proliferation of myeloid tissue (as of the bone marrow and spleen) and an abnormal increase in the number of granulocytes, myelocytes, and myeloblasts in the circulating blood—called also , , , ; see acute myelogenous leukemia, acute nonlymphocytic leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia




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