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CASE REPORT
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 88-90

Multicentric extramedullary myeloid tumor


Department of Pathology, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, India

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Meetu Dhingra
Department of Pathology, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0970-9371.55231

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Granulocytic sarcomas or extramedullary myeloid tumors represent the soft tissue counterpart of acute myeloid leukemia. The term is used for any solid collection of leukemic cells. There have been reports of these tumors occurring before the involvement of blood or bone marrow. Our patient had simultaneous involvement of three sites, which was diagnosed on cytology. Further confirmation was done on peripheral blood and bone marrow evaluation.


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