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Definition of the noun acute lymphocytic leukemia

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noun

  1. acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children

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Google previewHESI Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN® Examination (2016)

by HESI

Description: Acute lymphocytic leukemia is a cancer of the blood-forming organs. A. Acute lymphocytic leukemia accounts for about 80% of childhood leukemia. B. Noted by the presence of lymphoblasts (immature lymphocytes) replacing ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

5085% are cALLA positive–common acute lymphocytic leukemia antigen, CD10; 5% have Philadelphia chromosome clinical ALL is more abrupt than AML, with petechial hemorrhage, bone and abdominal pain, headache and vomiting due ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research (2015)

by Eric E. Bouhassira

Acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow. Patients with ALL have an overproduction of lymphoblasts, causing damage and death by inhibiting the production of normal cells. It is the most common type ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

leukemia ALL = acute lymphocytic leukemia all = allergic; allergy All= allopurinol ALL = anterior longitudinal ligament ALL= anti-hypertensive and lipid- lowering ALLA = acute lymphocytic leukemia antigen ALLHA = antihypertensive and ...

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

ALG antilymphocyte globulin alk alkaline ALK-P alkaline phosphatase ALL acute lymphocytic leukemia ALM acral lentiginous melanoma ALMI anterolateral myocardial infarction ALP alkaline phosphatase ALS amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (2013)

by Mosby

acute lobar pneumonia acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL! acute myelitis acute myeloid leukemia (AML) acute myocardial infarction (AMI! acute necrotizing ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

Also called acute lymphocytic leukemia. n observations: The disease has a sudden onset and rapid progression marked by fever, pallor, anorexia, fatigue, anemia, hemorrhage, bone pain, splenomegaly, and recurrent infection. Blood and ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

ACUTE LYMPHOCYTIC LEUKEMIA Peripheral blood smear INCIDENCE: In 2013, the National Cancer Institute estimated that about 6,100 Americans would be ...

Google previewCancer Dictionary (2004)

by Henry A. Rose

Also called acute lymphocytic leukemia. acute lymphocytic leukemia (lim-fo-SIT- ik loo-KEE-mee-a) ALL. A quickly progressing disease in which too many immature white blood cells (called lymphoblasts) are found in the blood and bone ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

growth squamous cell cancer, osteosarcoma, multiple myeloma, intraocular lymphoma, follicular center lymphoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, neuroblastoma, B- lineage acute lymphocytic leukemia, B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia, non- Hodgkin ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) N. rapidly progressive malignancy of the bloodforming tissues, characterized by proliferation of immature ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

Also called acute lymphocytic leukemia. n observations: The disease has a sudden onset and rapid progression marked by fever, pallor, anorexia, fatigue, anemia, hemorrhage, bone pain, splenomegaly, and recurrent infection. Blood and ...

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