Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 52  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 255--256

Pseudo Chediak-Higashi anomaly in acute myelomonocytic leukemia


Seema Rao, Rakhee Kar, Renu Saxena 
 Department of Hematology, IRCH Building, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - 110 029, India

Correspondence Address:
Seema Rao
E-28, Ayurvigyan Nagar, August Kranti Marg, New Delhi - 110 049
India

Pseudo Chediak-Higashi anomaly in acute leukemia is a rarely described entity. The significance of this intriguing morphological finding largely remains unknown, although some authors have predicted a poorer outcome in such cases because of a higher susceptibility to fulminant infections. Our case also had a fatal outcome.


How to cite this article:
Rao S, Kar R, Saxena R. Pseudo Chediak-Higashi anomaly in acute myelomonocytic leukemia.Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2009;52:255-256


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Rao S, Kar R, Saxena R. Pseudo Chediak-Higashi anomaly in acute myelomonocytic leukemia. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2009 [cited 2022 May 27 ];52:255-256
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