Hematopathology Pearls

Hematopathology Pearls

by Da Zang




Review text providing high-yield information in preparation for a hematopathology rotation, residents and hematopathology fellows in service examination, board examination and hematopathology board re-certifications.

Collection of approximately 280 full color microphotographs printed in large format, with detailed descriptions, markings, and annotations.

How could it be used?

Hematology atlas for medical students

Desktop manual to be used next to the microscope in hematology laboratory sessions

Reference and guide for residents and hematopathology fellows

Review of high-yield information in hematopathology for residents, hematopathology fellows and hematopathologists preparing examinations.

For whom was it written?

Medical students

Pathology residents

Hematopathology fellows


Teachers of pathology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789350259252
Publisher: Jaypee Brothers, Medical Publishers
Publication date: 08/31/2012
Pages: 420
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

1 Hematopoiesis and Hematology Testing 1

Hematopoiesis and Blood Cells 2

Hematology Testing 8

2 Disorders of Red Blood Cells 13

Anemia 28

Hypochromic, Microcytic Anemia 29

Megaloblastic Anemias 33

Aplastic Anemia and Hypoplastic Anemia 34

Pure Red Blood Cell Aplasia 37

Anemia Related to Hemolysis 38

Anemia Associated with Hemoglobinopathies 43

Other Anemia-related Syndromes 51

3 Disorders of Platelets and Coagulation Factors 57

Coagulation Factors 58

Coagulation Tests 59

Natural Inhibitors of Coagulation 61

Fibrinolytic System 62

Inherited Coagulation Disorders 63

Acquired Coagulation Disorders 65

Platelets and von Willebrand Factor 68

Hereditary Thrombotic Disorders and Anticoagulant Therapy Monitoring 72

4 Disorders of Nonneoplastic White Blood Cells 75

Neutrophil Disorders 76

5 Normal Lymph Node, Thymus and Lymphoid Hyperplasia 91

Normal Lymph Node-Function and Structure 92

Normal Thymus-Function and Structure 93

Predominant Patterns and Etiology of Reactive Lymph Node Hyperplasia 93

Highlighted Topics 95

6 Spleen 107

Normal Spleen Function and Structure 108

Splenic Lymphomas 109

7 Myelodysplastic Syndromes 117

Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS) 118

Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MDS/MPN) 120

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms 124

8 Acute Myeloid Leukemia 143

WHO Classification and Prognosis 144

AML with Recurrent Genetic Abnormalities 147

AML with Myelodysplasia Related Changes 151

Therapy-related Myeloid Neoplasms (t-AML, t-MDS, t-MDS/MPN) 152

AML Not Otherwise Categorized 153

Acute Leukemias of Ambiguous Lineage 161

9 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma, Mature T- and B-Cell Leukemias 167

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma (ALL) 168

Mature B-cell Leukemia 175

Mature T-cell Leukemia and Natural Killer Cell-Large Granular Lymphocyte Leukemia (NK-LGLL) 185

10 Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas, Plasma Cell Neoplasms and Histiocytic/Dendritic Cell Neoplasms 191

Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas 192

Plasma Cell Neoplasms 235

Histocytic and Dendritic Cell Neoplasms 247

11 Hodgkin Lymphoma 255

12 Lymphoproliferative Disorders Associated with Immunodeficiency and Post-transplantations 269

Primary Immune Disorders Associated with Lymphoproliferative Disorders 270

Disorders Associated with Acquired Immunodeficiency 271

Post-transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders 271

13 Flow Cytometry 275

Principles of Flow Cytometry and its Applications 276

14 Molecular Pathology 301

Basic Concept and Terminology 302

Methods in Molecular Pathology 311

Genetic Abnormalities and Molecular Basis of Diseases 314

Questions and Answers 321

Appendix 399

Index 407

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