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Descriptor in English: Preleukemia
Descriptor in Spanish: Preleucemia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Pré-Leucemia
Descriptor in French: Préleucémie
Entry term(s): Preleukemias
Tree number(s): C04.834.770
C15.378.800
Scope note: Conditions in which the abnormalities in the peripheral blood or bone marrow represent the early manifestations of acute leukemia, but in which the changes are not of sufficient magnitude or specificity to permit a diagnosis of acute leukemia by the usual clinical criteria.
Annotation: do not use /compl for develop into leukemia
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 77
DeCS UI: 11726
Descriptor UI: D011289
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/27
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Preleukemia - Preferred
Concept UI M0017531
Scope note Conditions in which the abnormalities in the peripheral blood or bone marrow represent the early manifestations of acute leukemia, but in which the changes are not of sufficient magnitude or specificity to permit a diagnosis of acute leukemia by the usual clinical criteria.
Preferred term Preleukemia
Entry term(s) Preleukemias



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