Primarily unknown origin adenocarcinoma metastasis in bone marrow presenting with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura: A case report


Koroglu M., ERKURT M. A. , Berber I., KUKU İ. , KAYA E. , Ozkahraman A., ...Daha Fazla

TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE, cilt.49, ss.341-344, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 49 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.transci.2013.05.009
  • Dergi Adı: TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.341-344

Özet

We report a case of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura refractory to plasma exchange treatment. In bone marrow examination non hematopoetic cell groups have seen. But the primary tumor could neither be located endoscopically nor in imaging examinations. Upon the bone marrow biopsy confirm the adenocarcinoma metastasis an objective improvement have achived in the blood picture after polychemotherapy. (C) 2013 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.