Intrathoracic extramedullary hematopoiesis secondary to b12 and folate deficiency: Ct appearance

Julia R. Fielding, Michael Owens, Allan Naimark

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Intrathoracic extramedullary hematopoiesis is an unusual condition, usually associated with congenital hemolytic anemias. We present a rare case due to vitamin B12 and folate deficiency diagnosed by CT-guided biopsy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)308-310
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1991



  • Abnormalities
  • Anemia
  • Blood
  • Computed tomography
  • Extramedullary
  • Hematopoiesis
  • Thorax diseases

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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