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Pronunciation: mi'e-lo-si-to'ma

Definition: A nodular focus or fairly well-circumscribed, relatively dense accumulation of myelocytes, as in certain tissues of persons with myelocytic leukemia.

[myelocyte + G. -oma, tumor]

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