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lym·pho·cyt·ic

(lim'fō-sit'ik),
Pertaining to or characterized by lymphocytes.

lymphocytic

adjective Referring to lymphocytes.

lym·pho·cyt·ic

(lim'fō-sit'ik)
Pertaining to or characterized by lymphocytes.

lymphocytic

pertaining to, characterized by or of the nature of lymphocytes. See also lymphocytic-plasmacytic.

lymphocytic choriomeningitis (LCM)
a disease of mice caused by an arenavirus and characterized by the occurrence of immunological tolerance and the subsequent development of an immune complex disease. The lesions caused by the immune reaction vary very widely and include meningeal and perivascular infiltration with lymphoid cells in many organs. There are several similar naturally occurring diseases.
lymphocytic leukemia
see lymphatic leukemia.
lymphocytic synovitis
see lymphocytic-plasmacytic synovitis.

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Q. What is the best treatment for Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia? What is the best treatment for Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia? Can you please give me the hospital names and the location where the treatment could be done?

A. Combination chemotherapy. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has reported a 5-year-survival rate of more than 90 percent for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)- on adults it's a bit lower but still a remarkable success. About the hospital- it depends where you do you live I guess…

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