Cannibalism in Relapsed B-acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

  • P. S. Shobhanaa
  • Naveen KakkarEmail author


Cannibalism B-ALL Bone marrow 


Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Animal Rights Statement

No animals were used in this study.

Ethical Approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Informed Consent

Informed consent was not taken as this is an image based report with no patient intervention specific to the study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PathologyChristian Medical College and HospitalLudhianaIndia

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