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RESEARCH ARTICLE

Respiratory Distress in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia after ATRA Therapy: Not always due to Differentiation Syndrome

Ashim Das, SC Varma, Nandita Kakkar, Vani Bharani, Ojas Gupta, Deepa Shrestha, Shano Naseem

Citation Information : Das A, Varma S, Kakkar N, Bharani V, Gupta O, Shrestha D, Naseem S. Respiratory Distress in Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia after ATRA Therapy: Not always due to Differentiation Syndrome. J Postgrad Med Edu Res 2015; 49 (2):94-100.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10028-1155

Published Online: 00-06-2015

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