noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1949 a disorder characterized by increased blood serum viscosity and the presence of macroglobulins in the serum • macroglobulinemic adjective

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  • macroglobulinemia — A condition in which the blood contains high levels of large proteins and is too thick to flow through small blood vessels. One type is Waldenstrom macroglobulinemia, which is a type of cancer …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • macroglobulinemia — mac·ro·glob·u·lin·e·mi·a (măk rō glŏb yə lə nēʹmē ə) n. A condition marked by an abnormally high concentration of macroglobulins in the blood serum. * * * …   Universalium

  • macroglobulinemia — noun The presence of high levels of macroglobulins in the blood …   Wiktionary

  • macroglobulinemia — The presence of increased levels of macroglobulins in the circulating blood. Waldenström m. m. occurring in elderly persons, characterized by proliferation of cells resembling lymphocytes or plasma cells in the bone marrow, anemia, increased… …   Medical dictionary

  • macroglobulinemia — mac·ro·glob·u·lin·emia …   English syllables

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  • macroglobulinemia de Waldenström — f. hemat. Macroglobulinemia que afecta principalmente a varones ancianos ocasionada por una proliferación clonal de linfocitos B que segregan grandes cantidades de IgM. Los síntomas que provoca son astenia, debilidad, alteraciones visuales,… …   Diccionario médico

  • Macroglobulinemia de Waldenstrom — Waldenström s macroglobulinemia Clasificación y recursos externos CIE 10 C88.0 CIE 9 273.3 …   Wikipedia Español

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