Definition of Macroglobulinaemia

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of macroglobulinemia) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Macroglobulinaemia

1. The presence of increased levels of macroglobulins in the circulating blood. Waldenstrom's macroglobulinaemia, macroglobulinaemia occurring in elderly persons, characterised by proliferation of cells resembling lymphocytes or plasma cells in the bone marrow, anaemia, increased sedimentation rate, and hyperglobulinaemia with a narrow peak in gamma-globulin or b2-globulin at about 19 S units. The spleen, liver, or lymph nodes are often enlarged and there is frequently purpura or mucosal bleeding. Synonym: hyperglobulinaemic purpura, Waldenstrom's purpura, Waldenstrom's syndrome. (05 Mar 2000)

Macroglobulinaemia Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Macroglobulinaemia Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Macroglobulinaemia

macrofossil
macrofossils
macrogametes
macrogametocyte
macrogamont
macrogamy
macrogastria
macroglia
macroglia cell
macroglial
macroglial cell
macroglial cells
macroglobulin
macroglobulinaemia (current term)
macroglobulinaemias
macroglobulinemia
macroglobulinemias
macroglobulins
macroglomeruli
macroglomerulus
macroglossia
macrognathia
macrognathic
macrogol
macrogols
macrograph
macrographs
macrography

Other Resources Relating to: Macroglobulinaemia

Search for Macroglobulinaemia on Dictionary.com!Search for Macroglobulinaemia on Thesaurus.com!Search for Macroglobulinaemia on Google!Search for Macroglobulinaemia on Wikipedia!

Search