lymphocytic leukemia


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Noun1.lymphocytic leukemia - leukemia characterized by enlargement of lymphoid tissues and lymphocytic cells in the circulating 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
lymphoblastic leukemia - a form of lymphocytic leukemia in which the abnormal cells in the circulating blood are almost totally lymphoblasts
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Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is an adult hematologic cancer characterized by a significant expansion of small, mature-looking B-cells, in peripheral blood and lymphoid tissues.
When doctors diagnosed the eldest of her three children, James Anthony Laurenciana, with acute lymphocytic leukemia, Angelita Rio was not surprised.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is reportedly one of the two most common forms of leukemia in adults and is a type of cancer that can develop from cells in the bone marrow that later mature into certain white blood cells (called lymphocytes).
[USA], Aug 10 (ANI): Patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) have a sizable 600 percent higher risk of melanoma, the most dangerous form of skin cancer, a Wilmot Cancer Institute scientific team made this discovery.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), the most common type of leukemia in adults, remains incurable, although patients' survival has been extended with discovery and implementation of new treatment options [1,2].
The frequency of various malignant hematological disorders were; Acute Myeloid Leukemia 33.34%, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia 30.77%, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 17.98%, Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 7.69% and Multiple Myeloma 10.26%.
[USPRwire, Wed Oct 25 2017] This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL), complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest updates, and featured news and press releases.
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) is the most common leukemia of the western world, with an annual incidence of 5.1 cases/100,000 persons.
Morphologic features, flow cytometric findings, and molecular genetic studies were diagnostic of an acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) with t(15; 17)(q22; q21); PML/RARA and concomitant B cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL).

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