formation of a tumor of the spinal cord.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
1. A condition characterized by abnormal proliferation of tissue or cellular elements of bone marrow (for example, multiple myeloma, myelocytic leukemia, myelofibrosis).
2. A condition in which abnormal proliferation of medullary tissue in the spinal cord is present, as in a glioma.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
1. A condition characterized by abnormal proliferation of tissue or cellular elements of bone marrow (e.g., multiple myeloma, myelocytic leukemia, myelofibrosis).
2. A condition in which there is abnormal proliferation of medullary tissue in the spinal cord, as in a glioma.
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Patient discussion about myelosis
Q. Are there any specific treatments for acute myeloid leukemia caused by myelofibrosis? My husband was diagnosed with these conditions. His oncologist believes his AML was caused by his myelofibrosis. (scarring of the bone marrow) This was shown on his bone marrow biopsy.
Myelofibrosis is a myeloproliferative disorder. Meaning certain blood components, such as WBCs, RBCs, platelets increase significantly in the marrow.
A. Thanks for taking the time to reply to me. I'll see about inquiring his oncologists.More discussions about myelosis
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