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Williams hematology

Author: Marshall A Lichtman; William J Williams
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th ed
The hematology classic returns with a new editorial team, a new set of expert contributors, and a complete updating of the contents as it continues to define the modern practice of clinical hematology. Look for new chapters on the use of venous access devices, pain management, therapeutic use of cytokines, and flow cytometry. Plus, the latest moelcular biology techniques and 300 color plates enhance your diagnostic  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall A Lichtman; William J Williams
ISBN: 0071435913 9780071435918
OCLC Number: 55955722
Description: xxvii, 2189, 108 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Approach to the patient --
Examination of the blood --
Examination of the marrow --
The marrow and hematopoietic microenvironment --
The lymphoid tissues --
Hematology of the newborn --
Hematology during pregnancy --
Hematology in the aged --
Genetic principles and molecular biology --
Cytogenetics and gene rearrangement --
Apoptosis --
Cell cycle regulation --
Signal transduction pathways --
The cluster of differentiation (CD) antigens --
Hematopoietic stem cells, progenitor cells, and cytokines --
The inflammatory response --
The innate immune system --
The adaptive immune system and dendritic cells --
Pharmacology and toxicity of antineoplastic drugs --
Treatment of infections in the immunocompromised host --
Principles of antithrombotic therapy --
Principles of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation --
Principles of immune cell therapy --
Principles of vaccine therapy --
Principles of therapeutic apheresis --
Principles of gene transfer for therapy --
Pain management --
Morphology of the erythron --
Composition of the erythrocyte --
Production of erythrocytes --
Destruction of erythrocytes --
Clinical manifestations and classification of erythrocyte disorders --
Aplastic anemia --
Pure red cell aplasia --
Anemia of chronic renal disease --
Anemia of endocrine disorders --
The congenital dyserythropoietic anemias --
Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria --
Disorders of folic acid and cobalamin metabolism: the megaloblastic anemias --
Disorders of iron metabolism --
Anemia resulting from other nutritional deficiencies --
Anemia associated with marrow infiltration --
Anemia of chronic disease --
Disorders of the red cell membrane: hereditary spherocytosis, elliptocytosis, and related disorders --
Disorders of red cells resulting from enzyme abnormalities --
Disorders of globin synthesis: the thalassemias --
Disorders of hemoglobin structure: sickle cell anemia and related abnormalities --
Methemoglobinemia and other causes of cyanosis --
Hemolytic anemia resulting from physical injury to red cells --
Hemolytic anemia due to chemical and physical agents --
Hemolytic anemia due to infections with microorganisms --
Hemolytic anemia due to immune injury --
Alloimmune hemolytic disease of the newborn --
Acute blood loss anemia --
Hypersplenism and hyposplenism vPrimary and secondary polycythemia (Erythrocytosis) --
The hematologic aspects of porphyria --
Hereditary and acquired sideroblastic anemias --
Morphology of neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils --
Composition of neutrophils --
Production, distribution, and fate of neutrophils --
Eosinophils and their disorders vBasophils and mast cells, and their disorders --
Classification and clinical manifestations of neutrophil disorders --
Neutropenia and neutrophilia --
Disorders of neutrophil function --
Morphology of monocytes and macrophages --
Biochemistry and function of monocytes and macrophages --
Production, distribution, and fate of monocytes and macrophages. Classification and clinical manifestations of disorders of monocytes and macrophages --
Monocytosis and monocytopenia --
Inflammatory and malignant histiocytosis --
Lipid storage diseases --
Morphology of lymphocytes and plasma cells --
Composition and biochemistry of lymphocytes and plasma cells --
Lymphopoiesis --
Functions of B lymphocytes and plasma cells in immunoglobin --
Functions of T lymphocytes: T-cell receptors for antigen --
Functions of natural killer cells --
Classification and clinical manifestations of lymphocytosis and plasma cell disorders --
Lymphocytosis and lymphocytopenia --
Immunodeficiency diseases --
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) --
Mononucleosis syndromes --
Classification and clinical manifestations of the clonal myeloid disorders --
Myelodysplastic disorders (Clonal cytopenias and oligoblastic leukemia) --
Acute myelogenous leukemia --
Chronic myelogenous leukemia and related disorders --
Idiopathic myelofibrosis (agnogenic myeloid metaplasia) --
Classification of malignant lymphoid disorders --
Acute lymphocytic leukemia --
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia and related diseases --
Hairy cell leukemia --
Large granular lymphocytic leukemia --
Pathology of malignant lymphomas --
The non-Hodgkin lymphomas --
Hodgkin lymphoma --
Plasma cell neoplasms: General considerations --
Essential monoclonal gammopathies --
Plasma cell myeloma --
Amyloidosis --
Macroglobulinemia --
Heavy-chain disease --
Megakaryopoiesis and thrombopoiesis --
Platelet morphology, biochemistry and function --
Molecular biology and biochemistry of the coagulation factors and pathways of hemostasis --
Control of coagulation reactions --
Vascular function in hemostasis --
Classification, clinical manifestations and evaluation of disorders of hemostasis --
Thrombocytopenia --
Thrombocytosis and essential thrombocythemia --
Hereditary qualitative platelet disorders --
Acquired qualitative platelet disorders --
The vascular purpuras --
Hemophilia A and hemophilia B --
Inherited deficiencies of coagulation factors II, V, VII, XI and XIIIa --
Hereditary abnormalities of fibrinogen --
von Willebrand disease --
Antibody-mediated coagulation factor deficiencies --
Hemostatic dysfunction related to liver diseases and liver transplantation --
Disseminated intravascular coagulation --
Hereditary thrombophilias --
The antiphospholipid syndrome --
Antibody-mediated thrombotic disorders: thrombotic thrombocytopenia purpura and heparin induced thrombocytopenia --
Venous thrombosis --
Arterial thrombosis --
Fibrinolysis and thrombolysis --
Erythrocyte antigens and antibodies --
Human leukocyte and platelet antigens --
Blood procurement and screening --
Preservation and clinical use of erythrocytes and whole blood --
Preservation and clinical use of platelets.
Other Titles: Hematology
Responsibility: editors, Marshall A. Lichtman [and others].
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