T-cell acute lymphoblastic 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 lymphocytic leukemia and precursor T-lymphoblastic leukemia.

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  • T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = 9837/3 OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D015459 T cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T ALL) is a type of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) …   Wikipedia

  • T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia — acute lymphoblastic leukemia in which cells express surface antigens characteristic of T cells; it is more common in males than in females and affects adults and children equally …   Medical dictionary

  • B-cell acute lymphoblastic 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

  • B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia — a rare subtype of acute lymphoblastic leukemia consisting of lymphoblasts that express surface immunoglobulins and have a chromosomal translocation similar to that of Burkitt lymphoma …   Medical dictionary

  • pre–B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia — B lymphoblastic l …   Medical dictionary

  • pre–T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia — T lymphoblastic l …   Medical 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

  • 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

  • common acute lymphoblastic leukemia — a subclassification of the pre–B cell type that refers to those showing expression of the common acute lymphoblastic leukemia antigen …   Medical dictionary

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