With regard to hematologic malignancies, only six cases were reported, including two cases of Hodgkin disease and one case of plasmocytoma
in PBSC donors, one case of acute myeloid leukemia and one case of non-Hodgkin lymphoma in bone marrow donors, and one case of chronic lymphocytic leukemia in dual donors.
(EMP) of the head and neck: A series of 22 cases [in Italian].
Solitary extramedullary plasmocytoma
of the breast with kappa monoclonal gammopathy.
Four patients with different kinds of malignancies [high-grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma (n = 2), Hodgkin disease (n = 1), and plasmocytoma
(n = 1)] were treated with Busulfex [TM] [6 g/L solution of busulfan dissolved in N,N-dimethylacetamide-polyethylene glycol (33:67 by volume); Orphan Medical] in conditioning regimes for HSCT.
At which of the following sites does extramedullary plasmocytoma
most commonly occur, according to a source cited by Baek et al?
Multiple myeloma, also called plasmocytoma
, is a form of hematologic cancer that causes an increased overproduction of malignant plasma cells, particularly in the bone marrow.