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Acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) is a distinct form of acute myelogenous leukemia characterized by an abundant number of abnormal progranulocytes, a severe coagulopathy and a distinct chromosomal abnormality t(15;17). Recently all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA) has been shown to induce complete remissions in APL. We report three patients with APL treated with(More)
In 11 normal persons and 16 uraemic patients serum calcium, serum phosphorus and calcium pool = exchangeable calcium are determined (Heaney and Whedon~ 1958). Among the 16 uraemic patients 8 had inuJlnclearance ,20 ml/mln. i 5 between 20 and 40 ml/mi~, and 3 >40 ml/min. 9 of the uraemlc patients had serum calcium below normal (inu linclearance z. 40(More)
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