Meningeal leukemia complicating prolymphocytoid transformation of B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

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A patient who developed a meningeal leukemia during prolymphocytoid transformation of B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia is described. The central nervous system (CNS) complication occurred after 5 years of relatively benign course. Almost all CNS mononuclear cells showed the typical morphology and immunology of prolymphocytic leukemia cells, whereas a mixture… (More)

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@article{Gobbi1985MeningealLC, title={Meningeal leukemia complicating prolymphocytoid transformation of B-chronic lymphocytic leukemia.}, author={Marco Gobbi and Pier Luigi Tazzari and Donatella Raspadori and Michele Cavo and Stefano A Pileri and Sante Tura}, journal={Acta haematologica}, year={1985}, volume={74 4}, pages={205-7} }