Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia manifesting as exfoliative dermatitis
Dermatologist, INHS Sanjivini, Cochin-682 004
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Dhir R. Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia manifesting as exfoliative dermatitis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1995;61:102-103
A 60-year-old patient reported with a history of redness and peeling of the skin, and sensations of chills and tightness of the skin of three months duration. Clinical examination revealed exfoliative dermatitis, generalised lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegely. A peripheral smear showed features of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia.