promyelocyte

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promyelocyte

[prō′mī·ə·lə‚sīt]
(histology)
The earliest myelocyte stage derived from the myeloblast.
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34) A leukemoid response can also appear to be very similar to CML when severe inflammatory reactions cause immature granulocytes to shift back to progranulocyte stage.
Consecutive phases vary, giving rise to a kinetically distinct mitotic pool in which numbers expand to include the myeloblasts, progranulocytes and myelocytes - loosely referred to as the fixed components of the microenvironment.

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