acute lymphocytic leukemia
ALL. A fast-growing type of leukemia (blood cancer) in which too many lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. Also called ALL and acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

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  • acute lymphocytic leukemia — noun acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children • Syn: ↑acute lymphoblastic leukemia • Hypernyms: ↑acute leukemia * * * noun see acute… …   Useful english dictionary

  • B-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia — A type of leukemia (blood cancer) in which too many B cell lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. It is the most common type of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Also called precursor B lymphoblastic… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia — A type of leukemia (blood cancer) in which too many T cell lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. Also called T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and precursor T lymphoblastic leukemia …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • acute lymphoblastic leukemia — noun acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children • Syn: ↑acute lymphocytic leukemia • Hypernyms: ↑acute leukemia * * * noun also acute… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = Acute lymphoblastic leukemia Caption = DiseasesDB = 195 ICD10 = ICD10|C|91|0|c|81 ICD9 = ICD9|204.0 ICDO = 9821/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 3146 eMedicine mult = eMedicine2|ped|2587 MeshID =… …   Wikipedia

  • acute lymphoblastic leukemia — ALL. A fast growing type of leukemia (blood cancer) in which too many lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. Also called ALL and acute lymphocytic leukemia …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • acute lymphoblastic leukemia — n lymphocytic leukemia that is marked by an abnormal increase in the number of lymphoblasts, that is characterized by rapid onset and progression of symptoms which include fever, anemia, pallor, fatigue, appetite loss, bleeding, thrombocytopenia …   Medical dictionary

  • Acute myeloid leukemia — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Acute myeloid leukemia ICD10 = ICD10|C|92|0|c|81 ICD9 = ICD9|205.0 ICDO = ICDO|9861|3 Caption = Bone marrow aspirate showing acute myeloid leukemia. Arrows indicate Auer rods. OMIM = 602439 MedlinePlus =… …   Wikipedia

  • Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia Caption = AML M7, bone marrow section DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = ICDO|9910|3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D007947Acute megakaryoblastic leukemia… …   Wikipedia

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