Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas / Edition 2

Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas / Edition 2

by Peter M. Mauch
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781791162

ISBN-13: 9780781791168

Pub. Date: 11/01/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Thoroughly updated for its Second Edition, Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas is the definitive textbook on the biology, diagnosis, staging, and treatment of all forms of non-Hodgkin lymphomas. With backgrounds in medical and radiation oncology, molecular biology, and pathology, the editors and contributors provide an international, multidisciplinary approach to the

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Thoroughly updated for its Second Edition, Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas is the definitive textbook on the biology, diagnosis, staging, and treatment of all forms of non-Hodgkin lymphomas. With backgrounds in medical and radiation oncology, molecular biology, and pathology, the editors and contributors provide an international, multidisciplinary approach to the topic.

This edition is the first text using the new World Health Organization classification of non-Hodgkin lymphomas. The book offers complete coverage of the most current techniques for diagnosis, staging, and treatment, the approach to specific types of lymphoma, and special problems common to the management of patients with these disorders.

A companion Website includes the fully searchable text and downloadable images.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781791168
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

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Introduction: History and Classification of Lymphoid Neoplasms

Section I: HISTORICAL ASPECTS

1: The History of Chemotherapy of Lymphomas

2: The History of Radiation Therapy of Lymphoma

Section II: ETIOLOGY, EPIDEMIOLOGY, AND BIOLOGY

3: Developmental and Functional Biology of B Lymphocytes

4: Developmental and Functional Biology of T Lymphocytes

5: Epidemiology

6: Infectious Etiology of Lymphoma

7: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Immunodeficient Hosts

8: Molecular Genetics of Lymphoma

Section III: DIAGNOSIS, STAGING, AND RESPONSE CRITERIA

9: Diagnosis: Diagnostic Procedures, Histopathologic Problems, Immunophenotyping, Applied Genetics

10: Staging and Prognostic Factors

11: Restaging and Response Criteria

Section IV: MANAGEMENT OF SPECIFIC NON-HODGKIN LYMPHOMAS

12: Lymphoblastic Lymphoma: Precursor Cell Lymphomas of B and T Cells

Lymphomas of B-Cells

13: Small B-Cell Lymphocytic Lymphoma/Lymphocytic Leukemia

14: Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma/Waldenström Macroglobulinemia

15: Extranodal Marginal Zone B-Cell Lymphoma of Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (MALT Lymphoma)

16: Splenic Marginal Zone Lymphoma

17: Nodal Marginal Zone B-Cell Lymphoma

18: Follicular Lymphoma

19: Mantle Cell Lymphoma

20: Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

21: Primary Mediastinal Large B-Cell Lymphoma

22: Burkitt Lymphoma

23: Plasma Cell Neoplasms: Multiple Myeloma and Plasmacytoma

24: Primary Cutaneous B-Cell Lymphoma

Lymphomas of T-Cells

25: Mycosis Funoides and Sezary Syndrome

26: T-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

27: Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type I-Associated Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma

28: Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma

29: Mature Nodal and Extranodal T-Cell and NK-Cell Lymphoma

30: Primary Cutaneous CD30+ Lymphoproliferative Disorders

Section V: LATE EFFECTS

31: Second Tumors

32: Late Effects of Treatment after Lymphoma

Section VI: SPECIAL CLINICAL SITUATIONS

33: Lymphomas in Children

34: The Management of Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma during Pregnancy

35: Management of Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome-Related Lymphoma

36: Management of Central Nervous System Lymphoma

37: Unique Aspects of Primary Extranodal Lymphomas

38: Diagnosis and Management of Lymphoproliferative Disorders That Can Mimic Lymphoma

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