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Case Reports in Hematology
Volume 2012, Article ID 326053, 4 pages
Case Report

A Case of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in a Patient with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia after Treatment with Fludarabine, Cyclophosphamide, and Rituximab Chemotherapy, with Autopsy Findings

1Southern Blood and Cancer Service, Dunedin Hospital, Private Bag 1921, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
2Division of Haematology, Southern Community Laboratories Ltd., Dunedin 9016, New Zealand

Received 14 November 2012; Accepted 5 December 2012

Academic Editors: N. Giri and N. Hamerschlak

Copyright © 2012 Ing S. Tiong et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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