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A complex translocation in acute promyelocytic leukemia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3855689     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The breakpoints of a complex three-way translocation involving chromosomes X, #15, and #17 were resolved in a case of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL). It is now apparent that similar cases of variant chromosome translocations are found in both chronic granulocytic leukemia (CGL) and APL. The morphological and clinical findings in this case emphasize the variability found in some cases of APL.
Authors:
D F Callen; B M Dale; R E Sage; J H Ford
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer genetics and cytogenetics     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0165-4608     ISO Abbreviation:  Cancer Genet. Cytogenet.     Publication Date:  1985 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1985-03-26     Completed Date:  1985-03-26     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909240     Medline TA:  Cancer Genet Cytogenet     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  45-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Chromosomes, Human, 13-15*
Chromosomes, Human, 16-18*
Female
Humans
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / genetics*
Middle Aged
Translocation, Genetic*
X Chromosome*

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