monocytic leukemia

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Noun1.monocytic leukemia - leukemia characterized by the proliferation of monocytes and monoblasts in the bloodmonocytic leukemia - 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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Formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded bone marrow sections of primary myelofibrosis (PMF), acute monocytic leukemia (AML) with reticulin myelofibrosis, multiple myeloma, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) were obtained from the Blood Diseases Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Tianjin, China.
For example, polydatin was found to induce apoptosis and inhibit growth of acute monocytic leukemia cells (12); polydatin also inhibited growth of lung cancer cells by inducing apoptosis and causing cell cycle arrest (13).
Jumping translocations are a rare type of cytogenetic abnormality initially detected in a case of acute monocytic leukemia and later found invarious types ofleukemias [1-3].
[5] comment that among leukemia, monocytic leukemia is more likely to present with extramedullary disease.
Aleukemic leukemia cutis manifesting with disseminated nodular eruptions and a plaque preceding acute monocytic leukemia: a case report.
In addition, the results showed a statistical significance between French-American-British (FAB) classification subtype (minimally differentiated AML and AML without maturation, OR = 4.7902, 95% CI: 2.7772–8.2624, P< 0.0001; acute monocytic leukemia, OR = 0.2324, 95% CI: 0.0899–0.6006, P = 0.0026) and ERG expression.
Veeder, "Hematologic and cytogenetic spontaneous remission in acute monocytic leukemia (FAB M5b) with trisomy 8," Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol.
AML patients were stratified by French-American-British (FAB) subtype as follows: 9 M0, minimally differentiated AML (8.8%); 25 M1, AML without maturation (24.6%); 26 M2, AML with maturation (25.5%); 3 M3, acute promyelocytic leukemia (2.9%); 19 M4, acute myelomonocytic leukemia (18.6%); 15 M5, acute monocytic leukemia (14.7%); 1 M6, erythroleukemia (0.9%); and 4 M7, megakaryoblastic leukemia (3.9%).
The forms of myeloproliferative diseases previously described in horses include myeloblastic leukemia, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, chronic granulocytic leukemia, acute myelomonocytic leukemia, acute monocytic leukemia and eosinophilic leukemia (TAINTOR, 2012) and, more recently, acute erythroid leukemia (FORBES et al., 2011).
Severe cardiopulmonary complication consistent with systemic inflammatory response syndrome caused by leukemia cell lysis in childhood acute myelomyocytic or monocytic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2005;44:63-9.