variant of before a vowel.
Variant of leuko-.
/luːˈkiːmɪə/ noun 1. an acute or chronic disease characterized by a gross proliferation of leucocytes, which crowd into the bone marrow, spleen, lymph nodes, etc, and suppress the blood-forming apparatus n. alternative spelling of leukemia.
leukapheresis leu·ka·phe·re·sis (lōō’kə-fə-rē’sĭs) n. The removal of a quantity of white blood cells from the blood of a donor with the remaining portions of the blood retransfused into the donor.
[loo-kuh s] /ˈlu kəs/ noun 1. . /ˈluːkəs/ noun 1. another name for Levkás
- Leukemia cutis
leukemia cutis leukemia cu·tis (kyōō’tĭs) n. Leukemia characterized by sometimes nodular yellow-brown, red, blue-red, or purple skin lesions, associated with infiltrations or accumulations of leukemic cells in the skin.