Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 8, Issue 4, pp 254–256

Osteolytic lesion in chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML)

Initial manifestation of blastic crisis?


  • H. C. Oppermann
    • Department of RadiologyUniversity Children's Hospital
  • R. Ludwig
    • Division of Hematology, Immunology and OncologyUniversity Children's Hospital
  • P. Georgi
    • Department of NuclearmedicineGerman Cancer Research Center
Short Reports

DOI: 10.1007/BF00974045

Cite this article as:
Oppermann, H.C., Ludwig, R. & Georgi, P. Pediatr Radiol (1979) 8: 254. doi:10.1007/BF00974045


Report of a 13-year-old boy who developed osteolytic lesions in the chronic phase of myelogenous leukemia. Five months later a blastic crisis followed.

Key words

Chronic myelogenous leukemiaBone lesionsBlastic crisis
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