monocytosis

noun
mono·​cy·​to·​sis | \ -sī-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce monocytosis (audio) \
plural monocytoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce monocytosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of monocytosis

: an abnormal increase in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood — compare granulocytosis, lymphocytosis

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“Monocytosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/monocytosis. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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