A malignant progressive disease in which the bone marrow and other blood-forming organs produce increased numbers of immature or abnormal leukocytes. These suppress the production of normal blood cells, leading to anemia and other symptoms
A type of leukaemia characterized by the abnormal proliferation in the bone marrow of white blood cells of granulocytic lineage and having a short duration of time between onset and death if untreated.
Consisting of or relating to myelocytes (or granulocytes) and monocytes and their precursors. Especially in myelomonocytic leukemia.