UI - 11699215
AU - Exner M; Thalhammer-Scherrer R; Kudlacek S; Simonitsch I; Jager U;
Suspect cell convolutes in the bone marrow of a patient with renal cell
carcinoma unmasked as atypical convolutes of hairy cells.
SO - Leuk Lymphoma 2001 Jun;42(1-2):239-41
AD - Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Vienna, Wahringer
Gurtel 18-20, A-1090 Vienna, Austria.
We describe a patient who concomitantly presented with renal cell
carcinoma (RCC) and hairy cell leukemia (HCL). Hairy cells formed
atypical cell convolutes on bone marrow smears that might have been
mistaken for tumor metastases.
UI - 11699216
AU - Abhyankar D; Saikia T; Advani S
Gynecomastia in a case of hairy cell leukaemia--cladribine induced?
SO - Leuk Lymphoma 2001 Jun;42(1-2):243-6
AD - Department of Medical Oncology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ernest
Borges Road, Mumbai-400012, India.
Gynecomastia is benign enlargement of the male breast and is commonly
drug induced. Various drugs are responsible and chemotherapeutic drugs
can also cause gynecomastia. Cladribine is now widely used for the
treatment of hairy cell leukaemia. We present a case report of
development of unilateral gynecomastia in a case of hairy cell leukaemia
treated with cladribine and question whether this was induced by the
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