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acute leukemia characterized by proliferation of immature lymphoblast-like cells in bone marrow, lymph nodes, spleen, and blood; most common in children acute lymphoblastic leukemia , acute lymphocytic leukemia
erect annual of tropical central Asia and Africa having a pair of divergent spines at most leaf nodes Amaranthus spinosus , thorny amaranth
plexus of lymph nodes in the lower portion of the abdominal aorta aortic plexus
large family of herbs or subshrubs (usually with stems swollen at the nodes) carnation family , Caryophyllaceae , family Caryophyllaceae , pink family
genus of chiefly tropical prostrate perennial herbs with creeping stems that root at the nodes genus Dichondra
acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing glandular fever , infectious mononucleosis , kissing disease , mono , mononucleosis
database management system that allows chunks of text (objects) to be processed as a complex network of nodes that are linked together in an arbitrary way hypertext system
segment of a stem between two nodes internode
sarcoma that starts with purplish spots on the feet and legs and spreads from the skin to lymph nodes and internal organs; a common manifestation of AIDS Kaposi's sarcoma
acute disease of young children characterized by a rash and swollen lymph nodes and fever; of unknown cause Kawasaki disease , mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome
infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium; transmitted by sexual contact; characterized by genital lesions and swelling of lymph nodes in the groin LGV , lymphogranuloma venereum , lymphopathia venereum
surgical removal of a tumor without removing much of the surrounding tissue or lymph nodes; performed in some cases of breast cancer lumpectomy
inflammation of lymph nodes lymphadenitis
chronic abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes (usually associated with disease) lymphadenopathy
angiogram of the lymph nodes and lymph vessels made after the injection of a radiopaque substance lymphangiogram
roentgenographic examination of lymph nodes and lymph vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium; produces a lymphangiogram lymphangiography , lymphography
formation of lymphocytes in the bone marrow and lymph nodes and thymus and spleen lymphopoiesis
removal of a breast and the pectoralis minor and some lymph nodes in the adjacent armpit modified radical mastectomy
surgical removal of the uterus and the ovaries and oviducts and cervix and related lymph nodes panhysterectomy , radical hysterectomy
any of several lymph nodes in the walls of the intestines near the junction of the ileum and colon Peter's gland , Peyer's patch
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