Both mature and immature granulocytes are present in the marrow and bloodstream. This is a slowly progressive illness with which patients may live for many years without encountering life-threatening problems.
chronic lymphocytic (lymphoid) leukaemia (CLL)
Abnormal numbers of relatively mature lymphocytes predominate in the marrow, lymph nodes and spleen. This form of leukaemia usually occurs in the elderly and follows a slowly progressive course.
Abnormal increase in granulocytes in the blood.
An infectious disease evidenced by increased numbers of lymphocytes and enlarged cervical lymph nodes. Also called glandular fever.