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Any of a group of white blood cells having granules in the cytoplasm. Neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils are granulocytes.

gran′u·lo·cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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Adj.1.granulocytic - of or relating to granulocytes
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Cardiac granulocytic sarcoma (chloroma): In vivo diagnosis with transesophageal echocardiography.
Granulocytic sarcoma is an uncommon presenting manifestation of acute myeloid leukemia.
Gratwohl, "Granulocytic sarcoma after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation: a retrospective European multicenter survey.
Kim, "Granulocytic sarcoma of the spine: MRI and clinical review," American Journal of Roentgenology, vol.
When the infiltrate is characterized by neoplastic granulocytic precursors, LC is defined as granulocytic sarcoma or myeloid sarcoma (1).
[1] One case of acute monocytic leukaemia presented as granulocytic sarcoma. [2] Other unusual presentations include pyoderma gangrenosum, DIC, and Sweet's syndrome.
Another hypothesis to be considered is the possibility that the meningioma-like lesion was actually a granulocytic sarcoma, due to a synchronous diagnosis with the MDS-EB-2.
Myeloid or granulocytic sarcoma (GS) is a tumoral lesion consisting of immature granulocytic cells.
Romaniuk, "Case report: granulocytic sarcoma (chloroma) presenting as a cerebellopontine angle mass," Clinical Radiology, vol.
In addition to the retinal detachment, intraretinal hemorrhage and orbital granulocytic sarcoma were observed at time of diagnosis.
Myeloid sarcoma, also known as chloroma, extramedullary myeloid tumor or granulocytic sarcoma, is an extramedullary tumor mass consisting of immature myeloid cells and/or myeloblasts.
Breast tissue involvement by leukemia, sometimes referred to as myeloid or granulocytic sarcoma, is exceedingly rare and limited to case reports and autopsy series.

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