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POEMS syndrome: A rare entity

1 Department of Pathology, Guntur Medical College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 Department of Pathology, Guntur Medical College, Guntur; Department of Pathology, Siddartha Medical College, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India

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DOI: 10.4103/ijpm.ijpm_857_21

POEMS syndrome is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome due to an underlying plasma cell disorder. The diagnosis of POEMS syndrome can be a challenge. A good history, physical examination, and appropriate testing can aid in establishing its diagnosis. We are presenting the case of a 75-year-old man who was diagnosed with POEMS syndrome.

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