leukosis


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leukosis

 [loo-ko´sis]
proliferation of leukocyte-forming tissue.

leu·ko·sis

(lū-kō'sis)
Abnormal proliferation of one or more of the leukopoietic tissues; the term includes myelosis, certain forms of reticuloendotheliosis, and lymphadenosis.
Synonym(s): leucosis.
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Neoplastic diseases: Marek's disease, avian leukosis and reticuloendotheliosis.
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Hayward, "Multiple proto-oncogene activations in avian leukosis virus-induced lymphomas: evidence for stage-specific events," Molecular and Cellular Biology, vol.
Prevalence of particular predisposing factors Predisposing factor n % Cranial trauma (old head injury 21 23.3 and neurosurgical intervention) Neurological diseases (cerebrovascular insult, epilepsy, 13 14.4 subarachnoid hemorrhage, aneurysm) Immunosuppression (lymphoma and leukosis, tumors, systemic diseases 13 14.4 of the connective tissue) Diabetes mellitus 7 7.8 Alcoholism 6 6.7 Cardiovascular diseases 11 12.2 Condition after splenectomy 2 2.2 Table 3.
Serological prevalence and evaluation of risk factors of enzootic bovine leukosis in the Sabana de Bogota region and the Ubate and Chiquinquira Valleys of Colombia.
Hematological changes associated with enzootic bovine leukosis in cattle from Timis County.
Genes responsible for genetic resistance to scrapie Infectious Bursal Disease Avian lymphoid leukosis and Marek's disease have been discovered while the observation that some chickens can survive following challenge even with HPAI deserves further attention.
Brown, "Cardiomyopathy in broiler chickens congenitally infected with avian leukosis virus subgroup," Veterinary Pathology, vol.
Other research has led to vaccines for H1N1 influenza virus, foot and mouth disease, mastitis, porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, avian leukosis virus, and brucellosis.