leukemogen leu·ke·mo·gen (lōō-kē’mə-jən, -jěn’)
A factor that is known or attributed to be a cause of leukemia.
leukemogenesis leu·ke·mo·gen·e·sis (lōō-kē’mə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs) n. 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.