5q- syndrome-like features as the first manifestation of myelodysplastic syndrome in a patient with an unbalanced whole-arm translocation der(5;19)(p10;q10).

@article{Ureshino20175qSF,
  title={5q- syndrome-like features as the first manifestation of myelodysplastic syndrome in a patient with an unbalanced whole-arm translocation der(5;19)(p10;q10).},
  author={Hiroshi Ureshino and Haruna Kizuka and Kana Kusaba and Haruhiko Sano and Atsujiro Nishioka and Takero Shindo and Yasushi Kubota and Toshihiko Ando and Kensuke Kojima and Shinya Kimura},
  journal={International journal of hematology},
  year={2017},
  volume={105 5},
  pages={692-696}
}
Derivative (5;19)(p10;q10) [der(5;19)(p10;q10)] is a rare chromosomal abnormality in myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), and is genetically similar to deletion 5q [del(5q)]. However, MDS with der(5;19)(p10;q10) and 5q- syndrome are generally characterized as distinct subtypes. Here, we report a case of a patient with 5q- syndrome-like features as the first… CONTINUE READING