Acta Medica Iranica 1999. 37(3):165-167.

ACUTE PROMYELOCYTE LEUKEMIA PRESENTING AS THROMBOTIC CEREBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT
E. Baybordi, E. Jahani, M. Khodabandeh., M. Alimoghadam K. Ghavamzadeh

Abstract


Tlte usual manifestation of acute promyelocyte leukemia is hemorrliagic tendency hut thrombotic manifestations may dominate the clinical picture. We report a patient with promyelocyte leukemia which presented as thrombotic cerebrovascular accident and responded to all-transretionic acid and chemotherapy.

Keywords


"Acute promyelocyte leukemia, coagulopathy ",

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