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A Pathophysiologic Approach (with Student Consult Online Access)

Hematology: A Pathophysiologic Approach, by S. David Hudnall, MD, FCAP, delivers an accessible yet thorough understanding of hematolymphoid physiology and pathophysiology. This new title in the Mosby Physiology Monograph Series offers you masterful explanations of hematopoiesis, immunology, hemostasis, hemoglobinopathy, metabolic disorders, genetics, and neoplasia from an authority who has 26 years of practical experience in laboratory hematology and has taught thousands of medical and undergraduate students. In print and online at www.studentconsult.com, this is an ideal integrated, problem-based way to learn about this complex subject.


Medical and osteopathic students taking a physiology course or preparing for the USMLE Step 1 exam; other nursing, health, and biomedical graduate students taking a physiology course (or related course).

Paperback, 192 Pages

Published: August 2011

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-04311-3


  • Brief Overview of the Hematolymphoid System

    Chapter 1. Hematopoiesis

    Chapter 2. Erythropoiesis and Oxygen Transport

    Chapter 3. Iron, Heme, and Hemoglobin

    Chapter 4. Hemoglobinopathy

    Chapter 5. Red Blood Cell Metabolism and Enzyme Defects

    Chapter 6. Hemolytic Anemia

    Chapter 7. Aplastic Anemia and Related Disorders

    Chapter 8. Megaloblastic Anemia

    Chapter 9. Myeloid Cells

    Chapter 10. Immune System and Related Disorders

    Chapter 11. Genetic Basis of Hematopoietic Neoplasia

    Chapter 12. Leukemia and Related Disorders

    Chapter 13. Lymphoma and Related Disorders

    Chapter 14. Blood Coagulation

    Chapter 15. Platelets

    Chapter 16. Benign Conditions of Lymphoid Organs

    Chapter 17. Blood Transfusion and Stem Cell Transplantation

    Chapter 18. Cancer Chemotherapy


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