erythroleukemia etymology

English word erythroleukemia comes from English leukemia, English erythro-

Detailed word origin of erythroleukemia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
leukemia English (eng) (countable) Any specific form or type of cancer of the blood-forming tissues.. A type of malignancy affecting the blood cells or blood-forming tissues.
erythro- English (eng) Used to form scientific terms meaning red, or showing a relationship to red blood cells.
erythroleukemia English (eng) (pathology) erythroid leukemia.

Words with the same origin as erythroleukemia

Descendants of leukemia
leukemic leukemoid
Descendants of erythro-
azaerythromycin erythrapheresis erythrismal erythroagglutinin erythroblast erythroblastopenia erythroblastosis erythrodegenerative erythrofuranose erythrogenic erythrogranulose erythroid erythroid aplasia erythrolytic erythromycin erythromyeloid erythrophagocytosis erythropheresis erythrophobia erythrophyll erythropsia erythruria oxoerythromycin proerythroblast