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Medical Term:

chronic myelocytic leukemia

 

Definition: a heterogeneous group of myeloproliferative disorders that may evolve into acute leukemia in late stages (blast crisis.)

Synonym(s): chronic granulocytic leukemia, chronic myelogenous leukemia, chronic myeloid leukemia

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