lymphocytosis


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lym·pho·cy·to·sis

 (lĭm′fō-sī-tō′sĭs)
n.
A condition marked by an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the bloodstream, usually resulting from infection or inflammation.

lym′pho·cy·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

lymphocytosis

(ˌlɪmfəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) an abnormally large number of lymphocytes in the blood: often found in diseases such as glandular fever and smallpox
lymphocytotic adj

lym•pho•cy•to•sis

(ˌlɪm fə saɪˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the blood.
[1895–1900]
lym`pho•cy•tot′ic (-ˈtɒt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.lymphocytosis - an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the circulating blood
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
Translations

lym·pho·cy·to·sis

n. linfocitosis, cantidad excesiva de linfocitos en la sangre periférica.
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Determining the etiology of increased intraepithelial lymphocytosis at times can be challenging and relies on assessment of clinical, serological, and histopathological data20.
5 months, overall response rate was 87% while overall response including partial response from lymphocytosis was 93%.
A chi-square test was used to determine the association between whooping, paroxysmal cough, cyanosis, leukocytosis, lymphocytosis, frequency of vaccination, and pertussis.
Non-regenerative anemia, neutrophilic leukocytosis, lymphocytosis, monocytosis, and eosinophilia are most commonly observed (LAPPIN et al.
The 12 samples were taken to the JDWNRH for routine blood tests; results showed anemia in 5 patients, thrombocytopenia in 4, neutropenia in 3, lymphocytosis in 2, and neutrophilia in 2 (online Technical Appendix Table).
Esopha-geal stenosis at the cervico-thoracic junction, gastric lamina propria fibrosis, atrophic gastritis, parietal cell dropouts, and esophageal intraepithelial lymphocytosis were extremely common, whereas recurrent enteropathy and enterocolitis with striking villous atrophy, extensive apoptosis, and anaphase bridging pointing toward regenerating defect were very commonly reported in the lower GI tract.
11 These parameters have been used to differentiate benign from malignant lesions in breast,9 prostate,12 pleural and peritoneal effusions,13,14 urinary bladder,15 cervix,16 brain,17 liver,18 benign lesions of oral cavity and larynx from squamous cell carcinoma,19 benign and malignant salivary gland tumors,20 as well as in reactive lymphocytosis from acute and chronic leukemias.
Routine blood investigations showed leucocytosis in 42 cases, neutrophilia in 18 cases, lymphocytosis in 70 cases and elevated ESR in 42 cases.
Results of a complete blood cell count revealed marked heterophilia and lymphocytosis, and results of serum biochemical analysis showed severe increases in creatine kinase and aspartate aminotransferase activities, hypoproteinemia, and hypoalbuminemia.
Here we report a case of Hodgkin-like ATLL in which lymphocytosis was the first manifestation.
Monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis is accepted as an important risk factor for developing lymphocytosis familial chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) but does not meet the criteria for B-cell lymphoproliferative disease, and patients with <5,000 (but not 0) CLL-phenotype B-cell lymphocytes per [mm.
sup][1] of an elderly Chinese male diagnosed with an autoimmune disease (Wegener's granulomatosis) and an incidental diagnosis of monoclonal B lymphocytosis.