Translocation (15;17)(q22;q21) not associated with acute promyelocytic leukemia and negative for PML/RARa rearrangement.

Abstract

Sir, A 44-year old Chinese man presented with a twoweek history of bone pain and myalgia. Complete blood counts showed: hemoglobin (Hb) 6.3 g/dL, white cell count (WBC) 1.1×109/L (blasts 21%), and platelet count (Plt) 159×109/L. The clotting profile was normal. Bone marrow aspiration revealed a morphologic diagnosis of acute myeloid leukemia-M2 (Figure 1A… (More)

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