Erythema nodosum associated with all-trans-retinoic acid in the treatment of acute promyelocytic leukemia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Erythema Nodosum
  • Leukemia, Promyelocytic, Acute
  • Tretinoin

abstract

  • A patient with acute promyelocytic leukemia is presented. During treatment with all-trans-retinoic acid, erythema nodosum developed. Treatment with all-trans-retinoic acid was continued, the erythema nodosum resolved with steroid treatment, and a complete remission was attained. This case is the first report of erythema nodosum associated with all-trans-retinoic acid.

publication date

  • May 1993

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8483331

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 758

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 7

number

  • 5