A Volume in the Series: Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology


  • Eric Hsi, MD, Head, Section of Hematopathology, Department of Clinical Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Hematopathology, a volume in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series, packs all of today's essential know-how into a concise, high-yield format! This medical reference book’s well-organized approach, full-color illustrations, and at-a-glance tables make the information you need easy to find, so you can diagnose the most commonly encountered hematologic conditions as efficiently and accurately as possible.
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Book information

  • Published: February 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-2606-0


"This is an excellent book. It provides a well-balanced clinicohaematopathological approach to the full range of haematological conditions, leading the reader quickly to the important facts. The text and tables link the haematopathological and clinical context exceptionally well, and help the reader to understand complex and evolving areas of classification. The impressively large number of illustrations demonstrates the relevant
features well, and without exception are of excellent quality. ...I will undoubtedly use this book a great deal." BMA Awards 2007

Table of Contents

Section 1
Non-Neoplastic Disorders 1

Chapter 1
Red Blood Cell/Hemoglobin Disorders

Chapter 2
Platelet Disorders

Chapter 3
Non-Neoplastic Morphologic Abnormalities of White Blood Cells and Macrophages

Chapter 4
Reactive Lymph Nodes and Castleman Disease

Chapter 5
Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes

Chapter 6
Benign Causes of Bone Marrow Abnormalities Including Infections, Storage Diseases, Systemic Disorders, and Stromal Changes

Section 2

Chapter 7
Small B-Cell Lymphomas

Chapter 8
Diffuse Aggressive B-Cell Lymphomas

Chapter 9
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphomas

Chapter 10
Immunodeficiency-Related Lymphoproliferative Disorders

Chapter 11
Hodgkin Lymphoma

Section 3
Leukemias, Chronic Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, and Myelodysplasia

Chapter 12
B-Cell Leukemias of Mature Lymphocytes

Chapter 13
Mature T-Cell and Natural Killer Cell Leukemias

Chapter 14
Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Chapter 15
Precursor Lymphoid Neoplasms

Chapter 16
Acute Undifferentiated Leukemia and Mixed-Phenotype Acute Leukemias

Chapter 17
Myeloproliferative and “Overlap” Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms

Chapter 18
Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Section 4
Disorders of Histiocytes, Mast Cells, Plasma Cells, Spleen, and Ancillary Techniques

Chapter 19
Disorders of Histiocytes

Chapter 20
Mastocytosis 5

Chapter 21
Plasma Cell Neoplasms and Related Disorders

Chapter 22
Disorders of the Spleen

Chapter 23
Flow Cytometric Principles in Hematopathology

Chapter 24
Molecular Diagnosis in Hematopathology