myeloblastic leukemia

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Related to acute granulocytic leukemia: acute lymphocytic leukemia
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Noun1.myeloblastic leukemia - a malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by numerous myeloblasts in the blood stream
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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The cells of acute granulocytic leukemia have been reported to contain a variety of inclusions, including Auer rods, "hexagonal" or "light green" crystals, pseudo-Chediak-Higashi granules, Charcot-Leyden crystals, and other unclassified inclusions.
Acute granulocytic leukemia may contain a variety of intracellular inclusions, including Auer rods, hexagonal or light green crystals, pseudo--Chediak-Higashi granules, Charcot-Leyden crystals, and other unclassified inclusions.

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