Fifteen cases of t(1;19)(q23;p13.3) identified in an Australian series of 122 children and 80 adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.

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The t(1;19)(q23;p13) has been reported in up to 6% of cytogenetically abnormal cases of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), associated with a pre-B-ALL phenotype. In the 5-year period 1995-1999, we detected t(1;19) in 13 children and 2 adults with newly diagnosed ALL. This represented 10% of pediatric and 2.5% of adult diagnostic ALL samples successfully… (More)

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@article{Sharma2001FifteenCO, title={Fifteen cases of t(1;19)(q23;p13.3) identified in an Australian series of 122 children and 80 adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.}, author={P. Sharma and N. Watson and Maureen A. Sartor and Geoffrey B. McCowage and A. Smith}, journal={Cancer genetics and cytogenetics}, year={2001}, volume={124 2}, pages={132-6} }