Functional differentiation in acute monoblastic leukemia.

  title={Functional differentiation in acute monoblastic leukemia.},
  author={L. S. Dent Glasser},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  volume={75 1},
Blasts from the bone marrow of a patient who had acute monoblastic leukemia were studied for functional maturity. Classification of the leukemia was based on cytochemical stains. The blasts were negative when stained with Sudan black B and did not have specific esterase activity. They were rich in alpha-naphthyl butyrate esterase, which was inhibited by… CONTINUE READING