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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 25, Issue 1, pp 19–20 | Cite as

Unusual pattern of gastric and hepatic infiltration in an infant with acute monocytic leukemia

  • U. Kontny
  • P. Gutjahr
  • R. Schumacher
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Abstract

A 10-month-old girl with acute monocytic leukemia is presented. Ultrasound of the abdomen on admission showed an unusual distribution of leukemia infiltrates in the stomach and liver. The leukemic infiltrates in the wall of the stomach presented as intraluminal polyps, while the leukemic infiltration of the liver was strictly confined to the portal vessels.

Keywords

Public Health Leukemia Unusual Pattern Monocytic Leukemia Portal Vessel 
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© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Kontny
    • 1
  • P. Gutjahr
    • 1
  • R. Schumacher
    • 1
  1. 1.Children's HospitalJohannes Gutenberg University MainzMainzGermany

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