A case of cryptic acute promyelocytic leukemia


Two main morphological acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) variants are recognized. In the classical hypergranular form, the predominant leukemic cells are abnormal hypergranular promyelocytes with cells containing bundles of Auer rods. The variant hypogranular–microgranular form is characterized by the proliferation of blast cells with bilobed or reniform… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.leu.2401094


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