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Descriptor English:   Leukemia, Plasma Cell 
Descriptor Spanish:   Leucemia de Células Plasmáticas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Leucemia Plasmocitária 
Synonyms English:   Leukemia, Plasmacytic
Leukemias, Plasma Cell
Leukemias, Plasmacytic
Plasma Cell Leukemia
Plasma Cell Leukemias
Plasmacytic Leukemia
Plasmacytic Leukemias  
Tree Number:   C04.557.337.595
Definition English:   A rare, aggressive variant of MULTIPLE MYELOMA characterized by the circulation of excessive PLASMA CELLS in the peripheral blood. It can be a primary manifestation of multiple myeloma or develop as a terminal complication during the disease. 
History Note English:   2008 (1967) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   23884 
Unique Identifier:   D007952 

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