leukosis

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leukosis

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