acute granulocytic leukemia


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acute granulocytic leukemia

[ə′kyüt gran·yə·lə′sid·ik lü′kē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
A severe blood disorder in which the abnormal white cells are immature forms of granulocytes. Also known as myeloblastic leukemia.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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