Case
cronic leukemia

Age: 87
Sex: Male
Race: white

History
History of present illness:
Onset of cronic leukemia was determine in March of 06. Only symptoms were bruising and red spots began to form mostly on chest arms and back. Then severe itching began which led to an emergency trip to hospital where cronic mylelodysplastic syndrome was determined by blood work and bone marrow test.

Medical History:
no problems

Past surgical history:
removed prostate 1993

Medications:
Hydrea/Hydroxyurea 500 mg twice daily
folic acid 1 mg daily
B-100 1 daily
atenolol 50 mg 1 daily
plendil/felodipine er 5 mg 1 daily
multi vitamin plus calcium/w D

Family history:
mother - stomach tumor
brother - lung cancer
brother - prostate cancer


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sahlmark9/19/2008 - 8:16:01 AM
can you give me an article on eteology of promyelocytic leukemia?

sahlmark9/19/2008 - 8:16:01 AM
can you give me an article on eteology of promyelocytic leukemia?


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