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Periodic acid Schiff reaction in childhood lymphoblastic leukaemia. The Medical Research Council Working Party on Childhood Leukaemia.

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AIMS: To assess the prevalence and degree of periodic acid Schiff (PAS) positivity in blast cells from children with lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL); its association with other disease characteristics; and its clinical importance in predicting the outcome of treatment. METHODS: Marrow slides from entrants to a large United Kingdom multicentre ALL trial (UKALL X) were batch processed and assessed blind for PAS positivity by one morphologist. Patients were classified into groups A, B, and C, corr...

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10.1136/jcp.47.8.689

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Lilleyman, JS More by this author
Britton, JA More by this author
Anderson, LM More by this author
Richards, SM More by this author
Bailey, CC More by this author
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Journal:
Journal of clinical pathology
Volume:
47
Issue:
8
Pages:
689-692
Publication date:
1994-08-05
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EISSN:
1472-4146
ISSN:
0021-9746
URN:
uuid:d5bb5d5c-d05c-450e-9623-373acfcd07e7
Source identifiers:
88523
Local pid:
pubs:88523

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