lymphocytosis


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lymphocytosis

[‚lim·fə‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
An abnormally high lymphocyte count in the blood.
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Intraepithelial lymphocytosis is variable and is more frequent in patients with a history of celiac disease.
Transient treatment-related lymphocytosis occurred less frequently in this combination than with ibrutinib monotherapy (Byrd et al, NEJM 2013).
Results of the CBC revealed a normal hematocrit (41%; reference range, 40%-53%) and a marked leukocytosis (white blood cells 391 000/ [micro]L; reference range, 120(-3960/[micro]L), due almost exclusively to a mature lymphocytosis (Table 1).
The median reduction in absolute lymphocyte count was 73% in those patients with lymphocytosis at baseline.
The primary endpoint of the study was PFS as assessed by an Independent Review Committee according to the International Workshop on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (iWCLL) 2008 criteria, with modification for treatment-related lymphocytosis.
In contrast, this case had a significant inflammatory infiltrate including eosinophils, a lack of intraepithelial lymphocytosis, and little loss of surface epithelium.
13) By contrast, rock doves (Columba livia), cattle egrets (Bubulcus ibis), and crows (Corvus splendens) were found to respond with heteropenia and lymphocytosis.
Several clues have assisted clinicians in the identification of patients with acute LCMV infection: 1) aseptic meningitis or encephalitis during the fall--winter season, 2) a febrile illness followed by brief remission before onset of neurologic illness, and 3) CSF with a lymphocytosis and hypoglycorrachia.
Seventy per cent of the culture-negative specimens showed significant lymphocytosis, consistent with the possible presence of unidentified cryptococcus, TB, or a viral pathogen.