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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Preleucemia

Preleukemia (PREE-loo-KEE-mee-a)
A group of diseases in which the bone marrow does not make enough healthy blood cells. Also called myelodysplastic syndromes and smoldering leukemia.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.