Cytogenetic studies and clinical aspects of patients with plasma cell leukemia and leukemic macroglobulinemia.

@article{Ueshima1983CytogeneticSA,
  title={Cytogenetic studies and clinical aspects of patients with plasma cell leukemia and leukemic macroglobulinemia.},
  author={Yutaka Ueshima and Shirou Fukuhara and Kazuhiro Nagai and Kiyoshi Takatsuki and Haruto Uchino},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={1983},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={905-12}
}
Chromosomes of six patients with plasma cell leukemia and one patient with leukemic macroglobulinemia were examined from peripheral blood, bone marrow, and/or pleural fluid. All the patients had a clonal chromosomal abnormality. The modal chromosome number was near tetraploid in two, pseudodiploid in two, and hypodiploid in three patients. Rearrangements of… CONTINUE READING