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Term:
plasmacytic leukemia (DOID:9513)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
multiple myeloma +     
chronic lymphocytic leukemia +   
indolent myeloma 
natural killer cell leukemia 
non-secretory myeloma 
osteosclerotic myeloma 
plasmacytic leukemia  
A rare, aggressive variant of MULTIPLE MYELOMA characterized by the circulation of excessive PLASMA CELLS in the peripheral blood. It can be a primary manifestation of multiple myeloma or develop as a terminal complication during the disease.
precursor lymphoblastic lymphoma/leukemia +   
refractory plasma cell neoplasm 
smoldering myeloma 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Plasma Cell Leukemias ;   plasma cell leukemia ;   plasmacytic leukemias
Primary IDs: MESH:D007952
Alternate IDs: RDO:0005993
Xrefs: GARD:9373
Definition Sources: MESH:D007952

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