Extramedullary leukemia in children presenting with proptosis

@article{Murthy2009ExtramedullaryLI,
  title={Extramedullary leukemia in children presenting with proptosis},
  author={Ramesh K Murthy and Geeta K Vemuganti and Santosh G. Honavar and Milind Neilkant Naik and Vijayanand P Reddy},
  journal={Journal of Hematology & Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={2},
  pages={4 - 4}
}
BACKGROUND We highlight the orbital manifestations of acute myeloid leukemia and the role of peripheral blood smear in the diagnosis of these cases. A total of 12 patients who presented with proptosis and were subsequently diagnosed to have acute myeloid leukemia based on incision biopsy or peripheral blood smear were included in the study. RESULTS A retrospective review of all cases of acute myeloid leukemia presenting to the Orbital clinic was performed. The age at presentation, gender… CONTINUE READING
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