Myelogenic My`e*lo*gen"ic, a. [Gr. myelo`s marrow + the root of ? to be born.] (Physiol.) Derived from, or pertaining to, the bone marrow. [1913 Webster]

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  • myelogenic — [mī′əläj′ə nəsmī′ə lō jen′ik] adj. [ MYELO + GENIC] produced in or by elements of the bone marrow: also myelogenous [mī′əläj′ə nəs] …   English World dictionary

  • myelogenic — /muy euh leuh jen ik/, adj. produced in the bone marrow. Also, myelogenous /muy euh loj euh neuhs/. [1875 80; MYELO + GENIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • myelogenic — my·elo·gen·ic (mi″ə lo jenґik) 1. myelogenous. 2. myelopoietic …   Medical dictionary

  • myelogenic — my·e·lo·gen·ic …   English syllables

  • myelogenic — adjective see myelogenous …   Useful english dictionary

  • myelogenic osteopathy — any bone disease due to the impaired relation between the medullary and osseous tissues …   Medical dictionary

  • myelogenetic, myelogenic — 1. Relating to myelogenesis. 2. Produced by or originating in the bone marrow. SYN: myelogenous …   Medical dictionary

  • leukemia — Progressive proliferation of abnormal leukocytes found in hemopoietic tissues, other organs, and usually in the blood in increased numbers. L. is classified by the dominant cell type, and by duration from onset to death. This occurs in acute l.… …   Medical dictionary

  • my|e|log|e|nous — «MY uh LOJ uh nuhs», adjective. = myelogenic. (Cf. ↑myelogenic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myelogenous — Referring to the nonlymphocytic groups of white blood cells, including the granulocytes, monocytes and platelets. Synonymous with myeloid. Acute myelogenous leukemia is therefore also known as acute myeloid leukemia. * * * SYN: myelogenetic (2).… …   Medical dictionary

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