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Glossary: Waldenström macroglobulinemia, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

Waldenström macroglobulinemia

(VAHL-den-strum MA-kroh-GLAH-byoo-lih-NEE-mee-uh)

An indolent (slow-growing) type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma marked by abnormal levels of IgM antibodies in the blood and an enlarged liver, spleen, or lymph nodes. Also called lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma.

2007-09-21

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