leukemogenesis leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis (lōō-kē’mə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs)
Induction, development, and progression of a leukemic disease.
leukemogenic leu·ke·mo·gen·ic (lōō-kē’mə-jěn’ĭk) adj.
leukemoid leu·ke·moid (lōō-kē’moid’) adj. Having the various signs and symptoms of leukemia.
- Leukemoid reaction
leukemoid reaction n. A moderate, advanced, or sometimes extreme degree of leukocytosis that is similar or possibly identical to that occurring in leukemia but is due to some other cause.
1. a combining form with the meanings “white,” “white blood cell,” used in the formation of compound words: leukopoiesis; leukotomy. combining form 1. a variant of leuco- leuko- or leuk- or leuco- or leuc- pref.