Rare Presentations of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
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Mishra et al.  recently reported a rare dermatological presentation of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). With regards to rare presentations, we hereby present a short review on unusual manifestations and dermatological presentations of ALL.
Fever, shortness of breath, lethargy and night sweats are the common presenting symptoms of ALL. Recently, there have been reports on rare and unusual presentations of ALL like calf pain, retinal detachment, nephromegaly etc. Recently, researchers have also shown interest in studying the dermatological manifestations in association with leukemia [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]. Maheshwari et al.  retrospectively reviewed their 12-year institutional data of 317 relapsed ALL patients and reported nine unusual presentations. Similarly, Shakibazad et al.  did a systematic literature review of 41 published studies on unusual presentations of ALL in children. They found musculoskeletal symptoms (34.2%) as the most common unusual initial...
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