Acquired protein C deficiency in a child with acute myelogenous leukemia, splenic, renal, and intestinal infarction.

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We report the case of a 6-year-old boy diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia (AML-M3V) when he presented with pallor, abdominal pain, anorexia, and fatigue. Induction chemotherapy was started according to the AML-BFM 98 protocol along with Vesanoid (ATRA, All-trans retinoic acid). On the sixth day of induction, he developed splenic and gallbladder… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MBC.0b013e32834248e6

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