An interdisciplinary approach to a patient with acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Authors: Janečková Paulína;  Liščak Boris;  Kokavec Milan
Authors‘ workplace: Ortopedická klinika LF UK a Národného ústavu detských chorôb v Bratislave
Published in: Clinical Osteology 2018; 23(4): 181-184


The review aimed to present multidisciplinary approach to the patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The case report demonstrate the diversity of clinical and radiographic manifestations of the disease and the need of cooperation between different specialists by treatment. Early recognition of skeletal abnormalities is essential to prevent long-term skeletal sequelae and diminished quality of life observed in patients with leukemia.


osteoporosis – acute lymphoblastic leukemia – pediatric population

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