Intramuscular leukemic relapse: clinical signs and imaging findings. A multicentric analysis

Surov A., KIRATLI H. , Im S. A. , Manabe Y., O'Neill A., Shinagare A. B. , ...More

SKELETAL RADIOLOGY, vol.44, no.4, pp.491-496, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00256-014-2009-0
  • Title of Journal : SKELETAL RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.491-496


Leukemia is a group of malignant diseases involving peripheral blood and bone marrow. Extramedullary tumor manifestation in leukemia can also occur. They more often involve lymph nodes, skin, and bones. Intramuscular leukemic relapse (ILR) is very unusual. The aim of this analysis was to summarize the reported data regarding clinical signs and radiological features of ILR.