monoblastic leukemia


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Related to monoblastic leukemia: monocytic leukaemia
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Noun1.monoblastic leukemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the bloodmonoblastic leukemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the blood
cancer of the blood, leucaemia, leukaemia, leukemia - malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by abnormal proliferation of leukocytes; one of the four major types of cancer
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All 3 frequently have morphologic and immunophenotypic features of a myelomonocytic, monocytic, or monoblastic leukemia.