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Chronic myeloid leukaemia (CML) is a myeloproliferative disorder, usually asymptomatic and diagnosed incidentally with an elevated WBC counts on a routine laboratory tests. Its presentation in emergency as hem peritoneum is extremely rare. Here we report a rare case of CML presented to us as spontaneous splenic rupture. A 20-year female presented with generalised abdominal pain for past 2 days with no history of trauma. On examination, patient was in shock and abdomen was distended withdoi:10.19080/oajs.2017.06.555709 fatcat:d2v3y6d5gnemnonkywj7z7pxjq