erythroleukemia

Cancer of the blood-forming tissues in which large numbers of immature, abnormal red blood cells are found in the blood and bone marrow.

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  • Erythroleukemia — A form of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) involving the cells that give rise to the erythrocytes (the red blood cells). In this type of leukemia, the body produces large numbers of abnormal, immature red blood cells. Erythroleukemia is classified as …   Medical dictionary

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  • erythroleukemia — eryth·ro·leukemia …   English syllables

  • erythroleukemia — ə¦rithrōˌ noun Etymology: New Latin, from erythr + leukemia : a malignant disorder that is marked by proliferation of erythroblastic and myeloblastic tissue and in later stages by leukemia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • M6 — erythroleukemia with dyserythropoiesis and megaloblastosis [Franco American British (FAB) classification] …   Medical dictionary

  • M6 — • erythroleukemia with dyserythropoiesis and megaloblastosis [Franco American British (FAB) classification] • band form in the 6th stage of myelocyte maturation …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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