myelocytosis

noun
my·​e·​lo·​cy·​to·​sis | \ -sī-ˈtō-səs How to pronounce myelocytosis (audio) \
plural myelocytoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce myelocytoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of myelocytosis

: the presence of excess numbers of myelocytes especially in the blood or bone marrow

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“Myelocytosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myelocytosis. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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