Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the promyelocyte.

Etymologies

promyelocyte +‎ -ic (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • What made the chants especially notable was that Pittsburgh's pick was to be announced by Zach Hatfield, a 15-year-old who suffers from acute promyelocytic leukemia and who endured a heart attack last summer.

    Zach Hatfield, Teenage Fan, Tries To 'Unsuspend' Ben Roethlisberger

  • Acute promyelocytic leukemia still relapsed, typically about three to four months after treatment with trans-retinoic acid.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • In promyelocytic leukemia, the blood fills up with these toxin-loaded promyelocytes.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • The disease that stood at the pivotal crossroads of oncology was yet another rare variant of leukemia called acute promyelocytic leukemia—APL.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • In acute promyelocytic leukemia, promyelocytes that are just a bit more mature than the myeloblasts crowd out the normal marrow cells.

    Leukemia - Diagnosis and Treatment

  • In 1989, a drug removing the abnormal protein causing acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) was first successfully used.

    The New Ways We Fight Cancer

  • Morariu was diagnosed last month with acute promyelocytic leukemia and is getting treatment in Florida.

    USATODAY.com - Capriati says win is for ailing Morariu

  • This isn't out of ordinary for elite athletes, but Collier continues to battle acute promyelocytic leukemia.

    The Seattle Times

  • The Seattle Christian basketball standout, who is averaging almost 15 points a game while fighting acute promyelocytic leukemia, has been named to the 2012 McDonald's All-American Game roster.

    The Seattle Times

  • Ariba's drug costs soared because her former employer, a Florida-based construction firm, switched to a new health plan that required her to shoulder 25% of the $6,800 monthly cost of Tretinoin, a drug for acute promyelocytic leukemia.

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