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leukemia cutis

 

Definition: yellow-brown, red, blue-red, or purple, sometimes nodular lesions associated with diffuse infiltration of leukemic cells in the skin; the involvement may be diffuse and generalized, so-called universal leukemia cutis, or it may be localized.

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