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Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

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  • chronic lymphocytic leukemia — n lymphocytic leukemia that is marked by an abnormal increase in the number of mature lymphocytes and esp. B cells, that is characterized by slow onset and progression of symptoms which include anemia, pallor, fatigue, appetite loss,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia — Infobox Disease Name = Chronic lymphocytic leukemia Caption = Peripheral blood smear showing CLL cells DiseasesDB = 2641 ICD10 = ICD10|C|91|1|c|81 ICD9 = ICD9|204.9 ICDO = 9823/3 | OMIM = MedlinePlus = 000532 eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic =… …   Wikipedia

  • chronic lymphocytic leukemia — noun chronic leukemia characterized by lymphoblast like cells; more common in older men • Hypernyms: ↑chronic leukemia * * * noun : lymphocytic leukemia that is marked by an abnormal increase in the number of mature lymphocytes and especially B… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chronic lymphocytic leukemia — CLL. A slow growing type of leukemia (blood cancer) in which too many lymphoblasts (immature white blood cells) are found in the blood and bone marrow. Also called chronic lymphoblastic leukemia and CLL …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) — The most common form of leukemia in adults, CLL is a malignant disease in which there are too many infection fighting white blood cells called lymphocytes. In CLL, the developing lymphocytes do not mature correctly and too many are made. The… …   Medical dictionary

  • B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia — B cell CLL redirects here. For the gene family, see B cell CLL/lymphoma. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia Classification and external resources Peripheral blood smear showing CLL cells ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • stage 0 chronic lymphocytic leukemia — There are too many lymphocytes in the blood, but there are no other symptoms of leukemia. Stage 0 is indolent (slow growing) …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage I chronic lymphocytic leukemia — There are too many lymphocytes in the blood and the lymph nodes are larger than normal …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage II chronic lymphocytic leukemia — There are too many lymphocytes in the blood, the liver or spleen is larger than normal, and the lymph nodes may be larger than normal …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage III chronic lymphocytic leukemia — There are too many lymphocytes in the blood and there are too few red blood cells. The lymph nodes, liver, or spleen may be larger than normal …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • stage IV chronic lymphocytic leukemia — There are too many lymphocytes in the blood and too few platelets. The lymph nodes, liver, or spleen may be larger than normal and there may be too few red blood cells …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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