monoblastic leukaemia


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Noun1.monoblastic leukaemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the bloodmonoblastic leukaemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the 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
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Among acute myeloid leukaemias, one case was categorised as acute myelomonocytic leukaemia and other was acute monoblastic leukaemia based on morphology; 2 cases of AML needed further investigations for categorisation.