leukocythemia

Obsolete term for leukemia. [leukocyte + G. haima, blood]

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leu·ko·cy·the·mia or chiefly Brit leu·co·cy·thae·mia .lü-kə-.sī-'thē-mē-ə n LEUKEMIA esp GRANULOBLASTOSIS

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • leukocythemia — n. leukemia, type of cancer of the bone marrow in which there is an excessive production of white blood cells …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leucinuria — The excretion of leucine in the urine. * * * leu·cin·uria .lü sə n(y)u̇r ē ə n the presence of leucine in the urine Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. leucoagglutinin… …   Medical dictionary

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