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Juvenile chronic granulocytic leukemia: emphasis on cutaneous manifestations and underlying neurofibromatosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6772019     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Five patients with juvenile chronic granulocytic leukemia are described. Two patients had multiple cafe-au-lait spots compatible with von Recklinghausen's neurofibromatosis, and three had cutaneous xanthomata. Recurrent cutaneous leukemic infiltrates were noted in two patients. The clinical course of all five patients was characterized by recurrent respiratory symptoms and pulmonary infiltrates that responded to antileukemic therapy in three. Chemotherapy controlled the symptoms but did not influence the eventually fatal outcome.
Authors:
J A Mays; R C Neerhout; G C Bagby; R D Koler
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of diseases of children (1960)     Volume:  134     ISSN:  0002-922X     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Dis. Child.     Publication Date:  1980 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-09-26     Completed Date:  1980-09-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370471     Medline TA:  Am J Dis Child     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  654-8     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Humans
Infant
Leukemia, Myeloid / complications*,  therapy
Lung Diseases / etiology
Male
Neurofibromatosis 1 / complications,  etiology*
Xanthomatosis / complications,  etiology*

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