acute lymphoblastic leukemia

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Noun1.acute lymphoblastic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and bloodacute lymphoblastic leukemia - acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children
acute leukemia - rapidly progressing leukemia
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Stem cells from patients with acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) and acute lymphocytic leukaemia (ALL) has also been shown to have and upregulation of the receptor.
The four-year-old has acute lymphocytic leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, and has dreamed of visiting Disneyworld in Florida to meet her cartoon hero.
The plight of Ella Morran, who has acute lymphocytic leukaemia, a type of blood cancer, has touched young and old in the close-knit community of Waldridge, Chester-le-Street.

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