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leukopenia

 [loo″ko-pe´ne-ah]
reduction of the number of leukocytes in the blood below about 5000 per mm3. Called also aleukemia, aleukocytosis, and leukocytopenia. adj., adj leukope´nic.
malignant leukopenia (pernicious leukopenia) agranulocytosis.

a·leu·ki·a

(ā-lū'kē-ă),
1. Absence or extremely decreased number of leukocytes in the circulating blood; sometimes also termed aleukemic myelosis.
2. Obsolete name for thrombocytopenia.
[G. a- priv. + leukos, white]

aleukia

/aleu·kia/ (a-loo´ke-ah) leukopenia.

aleukia

[ālo̅o̅′kē·ə]
Etymology: Gk, a + leukos, not white
a marked reduction in or complete absence of leukocytes or platelets. Compare leukopenia, thrombocytopenia. See also aplastic anemia.

aleukia

(1) Leukopenia.
(2) Thrombocytopenia.

a·leu·ki·a

(ā-lū'kē-ă)
Absence or extremely decreased number of leukocytes in the circulating blood; sometimes also termed aleukemic myelosis.
[G. a- priv. + leukos, white]

aleukia

leukopenia; absence of leukocytes in the blood.