Volume 18
Number 1
Apr 2014
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Case Reports
W.M.G. Hendrikse, M.J.J.H. Grootenboers, P. van Wijngaarden

Lactic acidosis type B is a rare complication in patients with haematological malignancies. This article reports a single patient case with lactic acidosis as a first presentation of acute myeloid leukaemia. Finally, we briefly speculate on the pathogenesis of this disorder.

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