B-cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia in a Young Male

Pailoor, K and Swethadri, GK and Jayaprakash, C and Fernandes, H (2011) B-cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia in a Young Male. [Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)]

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B-cell prolymphocytic leukemia [B-PLL] is a neoplasm of B prolymphocytes affecting the peripheral blood, bone marrow and spleen. The principal disease characteristics are massive splenomegaly with absent or minimal peripheral lymphadenopathy and a rapidly rising lymphocyte count. Here, we report a case of B-PLL in a 42 year old male who had come for routine health check up.

Item Type:Journal (On-line/Unpaginated)
Keywords:B-PLL; Prolymphocyte; Massive splenomegaly; Immunophenotyping
Subjects:JOURNALS > Online Journal of Health and Allied Sciences
ID Code:7987
Deposited By: Kakkilaya Bevinje, Dr. Srinivas
Deposited On:09 Nov 2012 17:37
Last Modified:09 Nov 2012 17:37

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