leuko-, leuk-, -leukemia; alternate spellings: leuco-, leuc-, -leucemia

(Greek: leukos, white; the primary meaning now is the color "white"; but it also includes the meanings of "light, clear, bright")

leukemogenesis
leukemogenic
leukemoid
leukoagglutinin
An antibody that agglutinates white blood cells.
leukocide, leucocide
The killing of leukocytes (white blood corpuscles).
leukocyte
leukocytology
leukocytopenia, leukopenia, leukopenic, leucopenic
1. An abnormal lowering of the white blood cell count.
2. An excessive reduction in the number of white blood cells.
3. The antithesis of leukocytosis; any situation in which the total number of leukocytes in circulating blood that is less than normal.
leukocytophagy
The phagocytosis of leukocytes by cells of the monocyte-macrophage system.
leukocytotherapy
leukocytotoxin
leukoderma
leukodermatous
leukodermia
leukodermic

Inter-related cross references, directly or indirectly, involving word units meaning "white": albo-; albumino-.