Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
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Definition of the noun acute lymphocytic leukemia
What does acute lymphocytic leukemia mean as a name of something?
- 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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Cancer 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 ...
acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) N. rapidly progressive malignancy of the bloodforming tissues, characterized by proliferation of immature ...
Encyclopedia 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 ...
acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), also called acute lymphoblastic leukemia. See also chronic lymphocytic leukemia. acute myelitis, a sudden, severe inflammation of the spinal cord with a ...
by Graham A. Colditz
risk of acute myeloid leukemia and some studies suggesting links between benzene exposure and childhood leukemia, acute lymphocytic leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, nonHodgkin's lymphoma, and multiple myeloma (adults).
by Pei-Show Juo
common acute lymphocytic leukemia. CALLA Abbreviation for 1. common acute lymphoblastic leukemia antigen; 2. common acute lymphocytic leukemia antigen. Callose A ...
by Steven W. Lee
acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), also known as acute lymphoblastic leukemia; (2) and acute myelogenous leukemia (AML), also known as acute myeloid leukemia, acute myelocytic leukemia, and ...
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 ...
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; ...
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