Bilateral Metachronous Testicular Chloroma: A Rare Clinical Entity

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Athanasios Dellis 1 , Dimitrios Boutsis 2 , Evangelos Spyropoulos 1 , Ioannis Galanakis 1 , Angelos Panagopoulos 1 , Athanasios Papatsoris 3 , *

1 Department of Urology, Naval and Veterans Hospital, Athens, Greece

2 Department of Haematology, Naval and Veterans Hospital, Athens, Greece

3 University Department of Urology, Sismanoglio Hospital, Athens, Greece

How to Cite: Dellis A, Boutsis D, Spyropoulos E, Galanakis I, Panagopoulos A, et al. Bilateral Metachronous Testicular Chloroma: A Rare Clinical Entity, Nephro-Urol Mon. Online ahead of Print ; 5(5):992-993. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.12021.

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Nephro-Urology Monthly: 5 (5); 992-993
Published Online: November 12, 2013
Article Type: Case Report
Received: May 6, 2013
Accepted: July 14, 2013
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Abstract

Testicular chloroma is an unusual form of extramedullary acute myeloid leukemia. We present a rare case that after chemotherapy relapsed with the appearance of metachronous testicular chloroma and we suggest prophylactic radiotherapy.

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