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Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell

"Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A chronic leukemia characterized by abnormal B-lymphocytes and often generalized lymphadenopathy. In patients presenting predominately with blood and bone marrow involvement it is called chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL); in those predominately with enlarged lymph nodes it is called small lymphocytic lymphoma. These terms represent spectrums of the same disease.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell" was a major or minor topic of these publication.