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trisomy 4

Friday 25 May 2007


- acute myeloblastic leukemia (15581842, 12859991)
- acute lymphoblastic leukemia (16364773))

Sole caryotypic anomaly

- T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (15262438)


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- Receveur A, Ong J, Merlin L, Azgui Z, Merle-Beral H, Berger R, Nguyen-Khac F. Trisomy 4 associated with double minute chromosomes and MYC amplification in acute myeloblastic leukemia. Ann Genet. 2004 Oct-Dec;47(4):423-7. PMID: 15581842

- Gupta V, Chun K. Trisomy 4 as the sole cytogenetic abnormality in a patient with T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer Genet Cytogenet. 2004 Jul 15;152(2):158-62. PMID: 15262438

- Al-Qurashi FH, Owaidah T, Iqbal MA, Aljurf M. Trisomy 4 as the sole karyotypic abnormality in a case of acute biphenotypic leukemia with T-lineage markers in minimally differentiated acute myelocytic leukemia.
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- Gupta V, Minden MD, Yi QL, Brandwein J, Chun K. Prognostic significance of trisomy 4 as the sole cytogenetic abnormality in acute myeloid leukemia. Leuk Res. 2003 Nov;27(11):983-91. PMID: 12859991