Previous and simultaneous cancers in patients with leukemia.

@article{Karchmer1974PreviousAS,
  title={Previous and simultaneous cancers in patients with leukemia.},
  author={R K Karchmer and J A Mellman and Glyn G. Caldwell and Tom D Y Chin},
  journal={Journal of chronic diseases},
  year={1974},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          5-13
        }
}
Abstract In a 5-yr leukemia surveillance program in the Kansas City area, 31 of 455 leukemic adults were observed with a past or concurrent history of another malignancy. The frequency of occurrence of nonhematologic malignancies in these 31 patients did not represent any increase over that expected in a general population. After the onset of leukemia, particularly CLL, there may possibly be an increased risk of developing another primary malignancy. To further determine a susceptible… CONTINUE READING

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