Acute myelogenous leukemia associated with Ollier disease.

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Journal Article

Ollier disease is a rare disorder characterized by the presence of multiple enchondromas and a propensity to develop malignancies. We report the case of a 7-year-old Caucasian male with Ollier disease who developed acute myelogenous leukemia (AML). This report describes a patient with Ollier disease and AML and may offer a clue into the genetic pathogenesis of these disorders.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • White, MS; Martin, PL; McLean, TW

Published Date

  • March 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 50 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 645 - 646

PubMed ID

  • 16991136

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16991136

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1545-5017

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/pbc.21050

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States