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A second case of hexasomy 8 in myelodysplastic syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9352798     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Tetrasomy 8 is a rare form of acquired aneuploidy found exclusively in the myeloid leukemias. Hexasomy 8 is even rarer: only one case has been reported, thus far. We describe here the second case of hexasomy 8 as the sole abnormality in an elderly female patient with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS).
Authors:
G C Beverstock; H W Wessels; P Mollevanger; G J den Ottolander; D J Gottlieb
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cancer genetics and cytogenetics     Volume:  99     ISSN:  0165-4608     ISO Abbreviation:  Cancer Genet. Cytogenet.     Publication Date:  1997 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-11-24     Completed Date:  1997-11-24     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909240     Medline TA:  Cancer Genet Cytogenet     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  68-72     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Cytogenetics, State University Hospital Leiden, The Netherlands.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aneuploidy*
Bone Marrow / physiology
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 8*
Female
Humans
In Situ Hybridization, Fluorescence
Male
Myelodysplastic Syndromes / genetics*,  therapy

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