Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
chronic myelogenous leukemia
A slowly progressing disease in which too many white blood cells (not lymphocytes) are made in the bone marrow. Also called chronic granulocytic leukemia, chronic myeloid leukemia, and CML.
Last updated: 2014-08-27
Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)