myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia

myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia
myelofibrosis associated with extramedullary hematopoiesis; generally restricted to agnogenic myeloid metaplasia (with which it is often used synonymously) and myeloid metaplasia secondary to polycythemia vera or essential thrombocythemia.

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