TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY, vol.32, no.1, pp.29-34, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF HEMATOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Monoclonal B lymphocytosis, Prevalence, Chronic lymphocytic leukemia, First-degree relatives, CELL LYMPHOCYTOSIS, CLONES
Gazi University Affiliated:
Objective: Monoclonal B lymphocytosis (MBL) is considered to be a precursor state for chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). This study was planned to evaluate the MBL prevalence in first-degree relatives of CLL patients in Turkey, which is considered to be an ethnic and geographic bridge between the Eastern and Western worlds.