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Haematological malignancies

Edited by Thankamma Ajithkumar, Ann Barrett, Helen Hatcher and Natalie Cook

in Oxford Desk Reference: Oncology

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ISBN: 9780199235636
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725760 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199235636.003.0013

Series: Oxford Desk Reference

Haematological malignancies

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Haematological malignancies-Hodgkin disease: introduction-Hodgkin disease: clinical features, diagnosis, and staging-Hodgkin disease: treatment of early stage disease-Hodgkin disease: treatment of advanced disease-Hodgkin disease: management of recurrence-Hodgkin disease: long-term toxicities and fertility issues-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: introduction and pathology-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: clinical features, diagnosis, staging, and prognosis-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: treatment of low-grade disease-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: mantle cell lymphoma-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: the role of stem cell transplantation in aggressive disease-Cutaneous Non-Hodgkin lymphomas-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: extranodal involvement-Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: targeted therapy-Adult acute lymphoblastic leukaemia-Adult acute myeloid leukaemia-Chronic myeloid leukaemia: introduction-Chronic myeloid leukaemia: staging, prognosis, and treatment-Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: introduction-Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: clinical features and staging-Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: treatment-Hairy cell leukaemia-Myelodysplastic syndrome: introduction-Myelodysplastic syndrome: clinical features, staging, and prognosis-Myelodysplastic syndrome: treatment-Multiple myeloma-Multiple myeloma: staging, prognosis, and treatment response criteria-Multiple myeloma: treatment-Solitary plasmacytoma-Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance-Smouldering myeloma-Waldenström's macroglobulinemia-Amyloidosis-POEMS syndrome-Heavy chain disease-Histiocyte disorders

Chapter.  54626 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Medical Oncology

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