Possible association between adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma and acute myeloid leukemia.

@article{Tsukasaki1998PossibleAB,
  title={Possible association between adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma and acute myeloid leukemia.},
  author={Kunihiro Tsukasaki and Takashige Koba and Masako Iwanaga and Ken Murata and Takashi Maeda and Sunao Atogami and Hiroshige Nakamura and Yasuaki Yamada and Shimeru Kamihira and Masao Tomonaga},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1998},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={488-94}
}
BACKGROUND To the authors' knowledge, an association between adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL) and acute myeloid leukemia (AML) has been reported only in four patients. The authors identified five additional patients with both neoplasms. METHODS A review of the clinical records of patients with AML, ATL, or lymphoid neoplasms other than ATL diagnosed between 1986 and 1995 was performed. Cytokine levels were assayed in selected patients. The authors searched for reports from other… CONTINUE READING