All-trans retinoic acid-induced inflammatory myositis in a patient with acute promyelocytic leukemia

Abstract

All-trans retinoic acid (ATRA), a component of standard therapy for acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL), is associated with potentially serious but treatable adverse effects involving numerous organ systems, including rare skeletal muscle involvement. Only a handful of cases of ATRA-induced myositis in children have been reported, and none in the radiology… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00247-014-2951-y

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@article{Pecker2014AlltransRA, title={All-trans retinoic acid-induced inflammatory myositis in a patient with acute promyelocytic leukemia}, author={Lydia H. Pecker and Jason Tsai and Anne L. Angiolillo}, journal={Pediatric Radiology}, year={2014}, volume={44}, pages={1039-1041} }