Direct Pulmonary Infiltrates As an Initial Manifestation of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

Respiratory Medicine Case Reports
30 Oct, 2018 ,

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia CLL is the most common type of leukemia and pulmonary involvement of CLL is found up to 40 of cases at autopsy However pulmonary infiltrates of CLL are seldom diagnosed during life Recently some patients with pulmonary infiltrate due to CLL were reported but pulmonary involvement mainly developed several years after diagnosis of CLL