FIP1L1-PDGFRA-Positive Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia: A Low-Burden Disease with Dramatic Response to Imatinib - A Report of 5 Cases from South India

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OBJECTIVE Eosinophilia associated with FIP1L1-PDGFRA rearrangement represents a subset of chronic eosinophilic leukemia and affected patients are sensitive to imatinib treatment. This study was undertaken to learn the prevalence and associated clinicopathologic and genetic features of FIP1L1-PDGFRA rearrangement in a cohort of 26 adult patients presenting… (More)
DOI: 10.4274/Tjh.2013.0086

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@inproceedings{Kumar2014FIP1L1PDGFRAPositiveCE, title={FIP1L1-PDGFRA-Positive Chronic Eosinophilic Leukemia: A Low-Burden Disease with Dramatic Response to Imatinib - A Report of 5 Cases from South India}, author={Anıl N. Kumar and Vishwanath Sathyanarayanan and Visweswariah Lakshmi Devi and Namratha N. Rajkumar and Umesh Das and Sarjana Dutt and Lakshmaiah K. Chinnagiriyappa}, booktitle={Turkish journal of haematology : official journal of Turkish Society of Haematology}, year={2014} }