TITLE

leukocytosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1231
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "leukocytosis" is presented. It refers to an increase in the number of leukocytes in the blood. It occurs most commonly in disease processes involving infection, trauma or stress, but it also can result occasionally from the use of some medications. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21234050

 

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