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monocytosis

 [mon″o-si-to´sis]
excess of monocytes in the blood.

mon·o·cy·to·sis

(mon'ō-sī-tō'sis),
An abnormal increase in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood.

monocytosis

(mŏn′ə-sī-tō′sĭs)
n. pl. monocyto·ses (-sēz)
An abnormal increase of monocytes in the blood, occurring in infectious mononucleosis and certain bacterial infections such as tuberculosis.

monocytosis

A relative or absolute ↑ in number of monocytes, which may be benign and reactive, premalignant or malignant–NHL, Hodgkin's disease. See Reactive monocytosis.

mon·o·cy·to·sis

(mon'ō-sī-tō'sis)
An abnormal increase in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood.

monocytosis

An abnormal increase in the numbers of MONOCYTES in the blood. This occurs in severe TUBERCULOSIS and MALARIA.

mon·o·cy·to·sis

(mon'ō-sī-tō'sis)
An abnormal increase in the number of monocytes in the circulating blood.