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Aleukemic Myelosis (Aleukemic Leukemia). With Special Reference to the Clinical Significance of the Myeloblast—Analysis of Twenty Cases. Stacy R. Mettier. Looking for online definition of aleukemic leukemia in the Medical Dictionary? aleukemic leukemia explanation free. What is aleukemic leukemia? Meaning of. Key Words: Acute lymphoblastic leukemia, aleukemic leukemia, rheumatic manifestations, osteolytic for only 20 percent of acute leukemias in patients above.

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Aleukemic granulocytic sarcoma and leukemia cutis: None, Conflict of Interest: Granulocytic sarcoma GSalso called myeloid sarcoma is an extramedullary tumor of the immature granulocytic cells. It is a rare entity and mostly accompanied by acute myeloid leukemia AML.

Very rarely, it is detected before clinical signs of leukemia or other diseases. When the bone marrow biopsy reveals no other hematologic malignancies, the GS is described as aleukemic, primary or isolated. Here, we report two rare cases, one of which presented as aleukemic GS of lymph nodes with aleukemic leukemia cutis, and the other with aleukemic GS of lung. Both cases posed diagnostic dilemma in view of their atypical presentations and site of involvement.

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Final diagnosis was made by immunohistochemistry IHC. Both patients were treated with standard induction chemotherapy for AML. One patient had relapsed on treatment and was further treated with only 6-thioguanine leading to complete remission. Our cases emphasize the importance of early suspicion and use of IHC in diagnosis of aleukemic GS and also potential role of oral thioguanine alone in relapsed cases not eligible for hematopoietic stem cell transplant.

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Aleukemic Myelosis (Aleukemic Leukemia)

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