Annals of Hematology

, Volume 92, Issue 9, pp 1287–1288 | Cite as

A “complicated” fracture: a Philadelphia chromosome-positive myeloid sarcoma of the bone

  • Lenneke F. J. van Groningen
  • Frank W. M. B. Preijers
  • Joop H. Jansen
  • Konnie M. Hebeda
  • Walter J. F. M. van der Velden
Letter to the Editor

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lenneke F. J. van Groningen
    • 1
  • Frank W. M. B. Preijers
    • 2
  • Joop H. Jansen
    • 2
  • Konnie M. Hebeda
    • 3
  • Walter J. F. M. van der Velden
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HematologyRadboud University Nijmegen Medical CentreNijmegenthe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Laboratory Medicine-Laboratory of HematologyRadboud University Nijmegen Medical CentreNijmegenthe Netherlands
  3. 3.Department of PathologyRadboud University Nijmegen Medical CentreNijmegenthe Netherlands

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