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Waldenström's macroglobulinaemia terminating in acute myeloid leukaemia: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8339053     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report on a patient originally diagnosed as having monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) who progressed to develop Waldenström's macroglobulinaemia (WM) after 3 years. Four years later he developed chronic myelomonocytic leukaemia (CMMoL) which terminated in acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) after another year. We also review published reports of similar cases.
G Majumdar; N G Slater
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Leukemia & lymphoma     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1042-8194     ISO Abbreviation:  Leuk. Lymphoma     Publication Date:  1993 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-09-02     Completed Date:  1993-09-02     Revised Date:  2007-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9007422     Medline TA:  Leuk Lymphoma     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  513-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Haematology, UMDS, London, England, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / etiology*
Middle Aged
Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia / complications*

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