Glossary Term:

Title

macroglobulinemia

Phonetic

<b>mack</b>-row-<b>glob</b>-yuh-lin-<b>EE</b>-mee-uh

Description

a condition with abnormally large proteins in the blood, which may reduce or clog blood flow in the smaller blood vessels. Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma with such proteins. See also non-Hodgkin lymphoma, Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia.