Lymphadenosis


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lymphadenosis

[‚lim‚fad·ən′ō·səs]
(medicine)
Neoplasia or hyperplasia of lymph nodes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Lymphadenosis

 

lymphoid leukemia, a form of leukemia characterized by a sharp increase in the number of immature lymphocytes, chiefly in the lymph nodes and blood.

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