A Rare Case of Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Presenting with Paraparesis and Multiple Osteolytic Lesions

  • S. P. Verma
  • B. Dubashi
  • D. Basu
  • T. K. Dutta
  • R. Kar
Case Report

Abstract

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia presenting with bone involvement and multiple osteolytic lesions has been commonly reported in pediatric population. Various myeloid and lymphoid malignancies can rarely present with bony lesions. We are reporting an adult female patient with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who presented with paraparesis and multiple osteolytic lesions in skull initially giving false impression of multiple myeloma.

Keywords

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) Osteolytic lesions Paraparesis 

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© Indian Society of Haematology & Transfusion Medicine 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. P. Verma
    • 1
  • B. Dubashi
    • 1
  • D. Basu
    • 1
  • T. K. Dutta
    • 1
  • R. Kar
    • 1
  1. 1.JIPMERPuducherryIndia

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