MAURICE MORRISON, M.D., F.A.C.P.; F. FELDMAN, M.D.; A. A. SAMWICK, M.D.
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Recent observations of two cases of carcinoma associated with leukemia encountered within a period of seven years prompted us to make a brief survey of this rare phenomenon. Since 1913 there have been about 600 cases of leukemia in this institution.
The occurrence of leukemoid reactions in malignancy has been stressed previously15, 17, 19 and need not concern us here. Lymphosarcoma and an associated lymphatic leukemia have been regarded as a single entity by Sternberg27
and others.1, 29 A case of reticulum cell sarcoma associated with lymphatic leukemia reported by Richter23 also falls into this category. Furthermore, cases of chloroma
MORRISON M, FELDMAN F, SAMWICK AA. CARCINOMA AND LEUKEMIA: REPORT OF TWO CASES WITH COMBINED LESIONS: REVIEW OF LITERATURE1. Ann Intern Med. ;20:75–84. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-20-1-75
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1944;20(1):75-84.
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