lymphocytosis

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lym·pho·cy·to·sis

 (lĭm′fō-sī-tō′sĭs)
n.
A condition marked by an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the bloodstream, usually resulting from infection or inflammation.

lym′pho·cy·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.

lymphocytosis

(ˌlɪmfəʊsaɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) an abnormally large number of lymphocytes in the blood: often found in diseases such as glandular fever and smallpox
lymphocytotic adj

lym•pho•cy•to•sis

(ˌlɪm fə saɪˈtoʊ sɪs)

n.
an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the blood.
[1895–1900]
lym`pho•cy•tot′ic (-ˈtɒt ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.lymphocytosis - an abnormal increase in the number of lymphocytes in the circulating blood
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
Translations

lym·pho·cy·to·sis

n. linfocitosis, cantidad excesiva de linfocitos en la sangre periférica.
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Hematologic findings indicated that the bird had a severe lymphocytic leukocytosis, consistent with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
10,11) Severe leukocytosis in birds is often associated with diseases such as aspergillosis, avian mycobacteriosis, salmonellosis, chlamydiosis, and sepsis, (12) but herpesviruses (ie, Marek disease) and retroviruses (ie, avian leukosis virus, reticuloendotheliosis virus) can specifically cause a lymphocytic leukocytosis in chickens.
Results of a CBC 1 week after the medications were restarted revealed a less pronounced lymphocytic leukocytosis (400 000 cells/[micro]L, 95% lymphocytes) and anemia (PCV 34%; RBC count 1.

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