Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 52--54

Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a child presenting primarily with priapism


Garima Gupta1, Deepak Kumar2, Maharishi Trivedi2 
1 Department of Pediatrics, NDMC Medical College, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Deepak Kumar
Department of Pediatrics, University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi - 110 002
India

Priapism is an uncommon presentation in children and adults with a chronic myeloid type of leukemia. Its association is rarely found in an acute lymphoblastic type of leukemia (ALL). Timely management is important to prevent irreversible complications. We report a case of ALL with presenting complaint of priapism.


How to cite this article:
Gupta G, Kumar D, Trivedi M. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a child presenting primarily with priapism.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2020;25:52-54


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Gupta G, Kumar D, Trivedi M. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a child presenting primarily with priapism. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Sep 19 ];25:52-54
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