Simultaneous appearance of dual malignancies of hematopoietic system-multiple myeloma and acute myeloid leukemia

Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2008 Jan-Mar;51(1):118-20. doi: 10.4103/0377-4929.40422.


We herein report a case of denovo and simultaneous appearance of multiple myeloma and acute myeloid leukemia in a 58-year-old female patient, without prior exposure to chemotherapy or radiotherapy. This case is reported because of its extreme rarity.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Female
  • Hematologic Neoplasms / complications*
  • Hematologic Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Humans
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / complications*
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute / diagnosis*
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Multiple Myeloma / complications*
  • Multiple Myeloma / diagnosis*