Indian Journal of Nuclear Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 193--194

Myeloid sarcoma of the prostatic tissue diagnosed on 18F-FDG PET/CT in treated case of acute myeloid leukemia


Atul Yashwant Gosavi1, Ameya Puranik1, Archi Agrawal1, Nilendu C Purandare1, Sneha Shah1, Venkatesh Rangarajan1, Ann Thomas2 
1 Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Pathology, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Ameya Puranik
Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Tata Memorial Hospital, Homi Bhabha National Institute, E. Borges Road, Parel, Mumbai - 400 012, Maharashtra
India

Myeloid sarcoma is a rare extramedullary manifestation of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) that often presents during remission or disease relapse. The most common site of relapse being, however, many rare sites has been reported in the existing literature. We are herewith presenting the case of a 27-year-old patient of AML who showed an unusual site of relapse on fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan.


How to cite this article:
Gosavi AY, Puranik A, Agrawal A, Purandare NC, Shah S, Rangarajan V, Thomas A. Myeloid sarcoma of the prostatic tissue diagnosed on 18F-FDG PET/CT in treated case of acute myeloid leukemia.Indian J Nucl Med 2021;36:193-194


How to cite this URL:
Gosavi AY, Puranik A, Agrawal A, Purandare NC, Shah S, Rangarajan V, Thomas A. Myeloid sarcoma of the prostatic tissue diagnosed on 18F-FDG PET/CT in treated case of acute myeloid leukemia. Indian J Nucl Med [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Sep 19 ];36:193-194
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