Acute surgical abdomen caused by thrombocytopenia in patients with acute leukemia and multiple myeloma

One patient with multiple myeloma and four patients with acute leukemia presented with severe abdominal pain. Pertinent findings included numerous petechiae in the skin and buccal cavity, and diffuse abdominal guarding and tenderness, suggesting peritoneal involvement. Severe thrombocytopenia was fo...

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Published in:Israel journal of medical sciences, Vol. 19, No. 12 (1983), p. 1094-6
Main Author: Kornberg, A
Other Involved Persons: Eldor, A
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 23.03.1984
Date Revised 15.11.2007
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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