Hypothyroidism Associated with Myeloid Neoplasia.

@article{Boonen1992HypothyroidismAW,
  title={Hypothyroidism Associated with Myeloid Neoplasia.},
  author={Annelies Boonen and Chantal Lef{\`e}bvre and Marie Lambert and A Fcrrant and J. L. Michaux and Emmanuel E. Coche},
  journal={Acta clinica Belgica},
  year={1992},
  volume={47 6},
  pages={397-400}
}
We report 2 cases of hypothyroidism in whom the associated haematological disturbances (macrocytic anaemia in both cases, mild leukopenia and thrombo-penia in one patient) failed to be corrected by thyroid hormone replacement therapy. Further investigations led to the diagnosis of acute myeloid leukaemia (AML) in the first patient and myelodysplasia… CONTINUE READING