waldenström's macroglobulinemia

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Waldenström's macroglobulinemia Wal·den·ström's macroglobulinemia (väl'dən-strěmz', -strɶmz')
Macroglobulinemia occurring in older persons, especially women, characterized by anemia, hyperglobulinemia, and the proliferation of cells resembling white blood cells or plasma cells in the bone marrow.

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