Definition of Chronic leukemia
1. Noun. Slowly progressing leukemia.
Specialized synonyms: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Chronic Myelocytic Leukemia, Myeloid Leukemia
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Literary usage of Chronic leukemia
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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1919)
"Almost all of these reports deal with patients suffering from acute or chronic leukemia. For a review of this literature we wish to refer to the excellent ..."
2. Transactions of the Association of American Physicians by Association of American Physicians (1905)
"The effect of the x-ray on chronic leukemia, however, suggests strongly that the ... In chronic leukemia x-ray exposures produce, in cases successfully ..."
3. Neoplastic Diseases: A Treatise on Tumors by James Ewing (1922)
"... with leukemic lymphomas and hyperplasia of bone-marrow; (d) chronic leukemia with partially neo- plastic hyperplasia of lymphoid and myeloid tissues; ..."
4. The Lancet-clinic by Mississippi Valley Medical Association, Ohio Valley Medical Association (1905)
"This feature at once raises the question of the relationship of acute or chronic leukemia to that rare form of green-colored tumor which has been named ..."
5. Clinical pathology of the blood: A Treatise on the General Principles and by James Ewing (1903)
"Several observers have claimed that while in chronic leukemia the more differentiated ... It is claimed also that the transformation of chronic leukemia ..."
6. A Text-book of the practice of medicine by James Meschter Anders, John Herr Musser (1907)
"In chronic leukemia the onset is generally slow and insidious and for many months the earlier symptoms may not differ from those of simple ..."