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  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
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Major Scope

  •  Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  •  Bariatric Surgery
  •  Cardiovascular Surgery
  •  Ophthalmic Surgery
  •  Breast Surgery
  •  Transplant Surgery
  •  Colon and Rectal Surgery
  •  Endocrine Surgery

Abstract

Citation: Clin Surg. 2021;6(1):3139.Case Report | Open Access

Isolated Myeloid Sarcoma of Femur in an Aleukemic Child: Case Report

Celik ZE1*, Ugras S1 , Aydin BK2 and Ozturk M3

1 Department of Pathology, Selcuk University, Turkey 2 Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Selcuk University, Turkey 3 Department of Pediatric Radiology, Selcuk University, Turkey

*Correspondance to: Zeliha Esin Celik 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.3139

Abstract

Myeloid Sarcoma (MS) is a tumour mass consisting of myeloid blasts, with or without maturation, occurring at an anatomical site other than the bone marrow. It can develop de novo, as well as occurs following a hematologic disorder such as acute myeloid leukemia, myeloproliferative disorder or myelodysplastic syndrome. In this report, we present the radiologic and pathologic findings of a case diagnosed as isolated MS of femur. According to our literature research, this is the first case of isolated MS of femur in an aleukemic patient. MS is a rare neoplasm with diagnostic difficulty owing to its similarity to many other tumors and by the lack of clinical suspicion in patients without any hematological disorder. Histopathological and a detailed immunohistochemical work-up is mandatory for accurate diagnosis of MS to avoid delay in treatment.

Keywords

Myeloid sarcoma; Aleukemic; Femur; Child

Cite the article

Celik ZE, Ugras S, Aydin BK, Ozturk M. Isolated Myeloid Sarcoma of Femur in an Aleukemic Child: Case Report. Clin Surg. 2021; 6: 3139..

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