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leukocyte

[LOO-ko-site] white blood cell. See also white blood cells.

Donor matching for allogeneic transplant

... how the immune system knows the difference between self and non-self, but
the most important for transplants is the human leukocyte antigen (HLA ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/treatmenttypes/bonemarrowandperipheralbloodstemcelltransplant/stem-cell-transplant-allogeneic-transplant

What's new in acute lymphocytic leukemia research?

... who relapse, doctors are studying donor leukocyte infusion. In this treatment,
the patient gets an infusion of white blood cells (leukocytes) from the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutelymphocyticallinadults/overviewguide/leukemia-all-overview-new-research

Cancer Glossary

... number of white blood cells (leukocytes). See also leukocytosis, myeloid
leukemia, non-myeloid cancers, white blood cells. leukocyte Search [LOO ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=l

What's new in acute lymphocytic leukemia research and ...

... Doctors are also studying donor leukocyte infusion in people who have already ...
patient gets an infusion of white blood cells (leukocytes) from the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-acutelymphocyticallinadults/detailedguide/leukemia-acute-lymphocytic-new-research

What is chronic myelomonocytic leukemia?

... Severe anemia can cause shortness of breath. White blood cells (also known
as leukocytes) are important in defending you against infection. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemia-chronicmyelomonocyticcmml/detailedguide/leukemia-chronic-myelomonocytic-what-is-chronic-myelomonocytic

What is childhood leukemia?

... cuts or bruises. White blood cells. White blood cells, also known as
leukocytes, help the body fight infections. The 3 main ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/leukemiainchildren/detailedguide/childhood-leukemia-what-is-childhood-leukemia

What is myelodysplastic syndrome?

... Severe anemia can cause shortness of breath. White blood cells (also known
as leukocytes) are important in defending the body against infection. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/myelodysplasticsyndrome/detailedguide/myelodysplastic-syndromes-what-is-m-d-s

Leukemia: Chronic Myelomonocytic

... Severe anemia can cause shortness of breath. White blood cells (also known
as leukocytes) are important in defending you against infection. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003113-pdf.pdf

Myelodysplastic Syndromes

... Severe anemia can cause shortness of breath. White blood cells (also known
as leukocytes) are important in defending the body against infection. ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003122-pdf.pdf