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leukapheresis

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

medical Definition of leukapheresis

plural leukaphereses play \-ˌsēz\
:apheresis used to remove white blood cells (as in the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia) called also leukopheresis

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