Diagnostic and prognostic significance of t(1;3)(p36;q21) in the disorders of hematopoiesis

Jeanna L Welborn, Jerry P. Lewis, Helen Jenks, Paula Walling

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Abstract

We describe a cytogenetic abnormality with important diagnostic and prognostic implications. The translocation t(1;3)(p36;q21) is an acquired chromosomal rearrangement associated with myelodysplastic syndromes, which have a high propensity for conversion to refractory acute nonlymphocytic leukemia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)277-285
Number of pages9
JournalCancer Genetics and Cytogenetics
Volume28
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

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