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American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2014, 2(4), 82-83
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-2-4-3
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Atypical Presentation of Plasmacytoma

Bayram Berktaş1, Mehmet Ali Erkurt2, Ilhami Berber2, Ilknur Nizam2, , Mustafa Koroglu2, Engin Selcuk Burak3, Yavuz Yagar1, Emin Kaya2 and Irfan Kuku2

1Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Internal Medicine Department

2Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Hematology Department

3Turgut Ozal Medical Center, Family Medicine Department

Pub. Date: May 07, 2014

Cite this paper:
Bayram Berktaş, Mehmet Ali Erkurt, Ilhami Berber, Ilknur Nizam, Mustafa Koroglu, Engin Selcuk Burak, Yavuz Yagar, Emin Kaya and Irfan Kuku. Atypical Presentation of Plasmacytoma. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2014; 2(4):82-83. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-2-4-3

Abstract

Plasmacytoma is a tumor seen with multiple myeloma and its localized forms are solitary bone plasmacytoma and extramedullary plasmacytoma. While the most frequent locations are vertebrae, sternum, nasopharynx, paranasal sinuses, rarely mediastinum, kidney, testis and ovary may be involved. In this case, relapsed multiple myeloma with atypical extramedullary plasmacytoma located in the frontal region is presented.

Keywords:
Plasmacytoma multiple myeloma

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