Myelomonocyte | definition of myelomonocyte by Medical dictionary
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A leukocyte that appears to resemble both myelocytes and monocytes in that nuclear chromatin is less condensed than in the myelocyte and the cytoplasm has few neutrophilic granules; such cells represent aberrant maturation, as occurs in myelomonocytic leukemia.
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 demonstrated that bone marrow-derived hepatocytes can be generated by fusion of BM-derived CD11b+F4/80+ myelomonocytes
with resident FAH-/- hepatocytes.
A recent fate mapping analysis demonstrated that resident microglia are a distinct lineage that arise from embryonic yolk sac myelomonocytes
, which populate the primitive CNS prior to definitive hematopoiesis .