John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Cutaneous manifestations as initial presentation of Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia Volume 13, numéro 1, January - February 2003

General Hospital, 2 bd Sully, 78201 Mantes-la-Jolie Cedex, France
  • Page(s) : 90-2
  • Année de parution : 2003

Waldenström’s Macroglobulinemia (WM) is a rare low grade B-cell lymphoproliferative disorder. It is characterized by the monoclonal proliferation of lymphoplasmocytes in the bone marrow and/or lymph nodes and/or spleen associated with a monoclonal peak of immunoglobulin M on serum protein electrophoresis [1]. Cutaneous manifestations are rare. We describe a woman who presented specific cutaneous lesions. Case report A 73 year [...]