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Solitary plasmacytoma of the proximal tibia in an adolescent.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20842750     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This is the case report of a 14-year young female who was diagnosed with solitary bone plasmacytoma (SBP) of proximal tibia and was treated by local involved field radiotherapy. We present the clinical, radiological and pathological findings of the case and review of the available treatment options and prognosis of this rare site presentation of plasmacytoma in an adolescent female.
Authors:
Pankaj Kumar; Suresh Chander Sharma; Uma Nahar Saikia; Narendra Kumar; Sameer Vyas; Shabab Lalit Angurana
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric blood & cancer     Volume:  56     ISSN:  1545-5017     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Blood Cancer     Publication Date:  2011 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-25     Completed Date:  2010-12-28     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101186624     Medline TA:  Pediatr Blood Cancer     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  158-60     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiotherapy, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India. drpankajarora1977@yahoo.co.in
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Disease-Free Survival
Female
Humans
Plasma Cells / pathology
Plasmacytoma / pathology,  radiotherapy*
Prognosis
Tibia / pathology*

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