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Iatrogenic arsenic induced Mees’ lines
  1. A Bagic1,
  2. V Lupu2,
  3. C M Kessler3,
  4. C Tornatore4
  1. 1Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, USA
  2. 2National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, USA
  3. 3Department of Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, USA
  4. 4Department of Neurology, Georgetown University Hospital
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr V Lupu
 EMG Section, NINDS, NIH, Building 10, CRC, Room 7-5680, 10 Center Drive, MSC-1404, Bethesda, MD 20892-1404, USA; lupuv{at}ninds.nih.gov

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A 43 year old white man, with acute myeloid leukaemia, resistant to induction (cytarabine + daunorubicin) and reinduction chemotherapy (cytarabine + daunorubicin + etoposide), accepted “a last resort” treatment with arsenic trioxide (0.15 mg/kg/day, intravenously; …

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