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A case of leukemia cutis.
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PMID:  9886183     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
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We report a case of leukemia cutis with atypical skin manifestations, presented with generalized various sized dark brownish to erythematous patches with plaques on the whole body of a 42-year-old man. Skin lesions developed 6 months ago and had no signs of itching or tenderness. He complained of sustaining fevers with abdominal discomfort. Laboratory findings showed elevation of leukocyte count and peripheral blood smear revealed 86% of lymphocyte. Histologic examination showed diffuse infiltration of abnormal cells that appeared to be leukemic in nature.
Authors:
H J Yu; Y S Kim; H Y Yang; S J Kwon; M J Ahn; C K Park
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of Korean medical science     Volume:  13     ISSN:  1011-8934     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Korean Med. Sci.     Publication Date:  1998 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-03-16     Completed Date:  1999-03-16     Revised Date:  2011-03-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703518     Medline TA:  J Korean Med Sci     Country:  KOREA    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  689-92     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Hanyang University Kuri Hospital, Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Humans
Leukemic Infiltration*
Male
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma / pathology*
Skin / pathology*

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Journal ID (nlm-ta): J Korean Med Sci
Journal ID (pmc): jkms
ISSN: 1011-8934
ISSN: 1598-6357
Publisher: Korean Academy of Medical Sciences
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Print publication date: Month: 12 Year: 1998
Volume: 13 Issue: 6
First Page: 689 Last Page: 692
ID: 3054554
PubMed Id: 9886183

A case of leukemia cutis.
H. J. Yu
Y. S. Kim
H. Y. Yang
S. J. Kwon
M. J. Ahn
C. K. Park
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Hanyang University Kuri Hospital, Korea.


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