aleukemic myelosis

  • 1 aleukemic myelosis — noun see aleukemic leukemia …

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  • 2 aleukemic myelosis — chronic nonleukemic myelosis agnogenic myeloid metaplasia …

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  • 3 aleukemic leukemia — n leukemia resulting from changes in the tissues forming white blood cells and characterized by a normal or decreased number of white blood cells in the circulating blood called also aleukemic myelosis * * * aleukocythemic leukemia leukemia in… …

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  • 4 aleukemic leukemia — noun also aleukemic myelosis : leukemia resulting from changes in the leukocyte forming tissues and characterized by a normal or decreased number of leukocytes in the circulating blood …

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  • 5 myelosis — 1. A condition characterized by abnormal proliferation of tissue or cellular elements of bone marrow, e.g., multiple myeloma, myelocytic leukemia, myelofibrosis. 2 …

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  • 6 aleukia — 1. Absence or extremely decreased number of leukocytes in the circulating blood; sometimes also termed aleukemic myelosis. 2. Obsolete name for thrombocytopenia. [G. a priv. + leukos, white] * * * aleu·kia (a looґke ə) leukopenia …

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  • 7 leukemia — Progressive proliferation of abnormal leukocytes found in hemopoietic tissues, other organs, and usually in the blood in increased numbers. L. is classified by the dominant cell type, and by duration from onset to death. This occurs in acute l.… …

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  • 8 agnogenic myeloid metaplasia — the primary or idiopathic form of myeloid metaplasia, which is often accompanied by myelofibrosis; it is considered one of the myeloproliferative disorders. Called also aleukemic or nonleukemic myelosis …

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