granulocytosis


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granulocytosis

[‚gran·yə·lō‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
An increase in the number of granulocytes in the circulation.
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Leukocytosis and granulocytosis were observed in 66.
In this case, given the low blast counts and absence of granulocytosis or basophilia, the possibility of CML was unlikely and this FISH study was not performed.
Although LAD-i is accompanied by a persistent granulocytosis, there is, in effect, a tissue neutropenia due to the underlying adhesion defect that interferes with neutrophil migration to sites of infection.