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The Lymphomas

Edited and written by world authorities, this text encompasses all aspects of Hodgkin's disease, non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, and related disorders. Designed to be the "Bible" for both clinicians and scientists who deal with lymphoma, the book is packed with useful summary tables and abundant illustrations and translates cutting-edge discoveries into state-of-the-art management guidelines. The preeminent names in research and practice bring together today's entire spectrum of knowledge--from epidemiology, classification and prognosis through diagnosis and therapy, including the latest scientific advances, such as the impact of molecular biologic and genetic discoveries and new biologic markers.

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Published: April 2006

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-0081-9

Contents

  • Section 1: Pathophysiology

    1. Pathology of Lymphoma, Jaffe
    2. Cytogenetic Analysis of Malignant Lymphoma, Horsman
    3. Molecular Biology of Lymphoma, Pappa & Young
    4. Molecular Monitoring of Lymphoma, Van Dongen
    5. Molecular Diagnosis of the Lymphomas by Gene Expression Profiling, Staudt
    6. Epidemiology of Lymphoma, Tucker
    7. Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Brown & Skarin

    Section 2: Diagnostic Procedures and Principles of Therapy

    8. General Approach, Cheson
    9. Differential Diagnosis, Brown & Skarin
    10. Diagnostic Imaging, Vinnicombe & Reznek
    11. Nuclear Medicine, Jerusalem & Hustinx
    12. Radiation Therapy, Joachim Yahalom
    13. Principles of Chemotherapy Treatment, Wilson
    14. AutoBMT/AlloBMT, Gribben
    15. Biologic Therapy, Zelenetz

    Section 3: Specific Disorders

    16. Adult Burkitt’s Lymphoma, Blum, Lozanski & Byrd
    17. Large Cell
    A. Nodal, Splenic, Friedberg & Fisher
    B. Primary Mediastinal, Zinzani
    C. Primary Central Nervous System, Fine & Loeffler
    18. Primary Extranodal Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Shenkier & Connors
    19. Follicular, Rohatiner
    20. Lymphoplasmacytic Lymphoma/Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia, Bjorkholm
    21. Marginal Zone B-Cell Lymomas, Zucca, Bertoni & Cavalli
    22. Mantle Cell Lymphoma, Lenz, Dreyling & Hiddemann
    23. Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma/Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Montserrat & Campo
    24. Cutaneous B-Cell Lympoma, Willemze
    25. Primary Cutaneous Lymphomas, Hoppe, Kim & Advani
    26. Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma, Armitage
    27. Nasal T/NK Cell Lymphoma, Liang
    28. Precursor T-Cell Lymphoblastic Lymphomas, Sweetenham
    29. Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type I (HTLV-I), Matsouka
    30. Hodgkins Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, Friedberg, Ng & Canellos

    Section 4: Lymphomas in Special Populations

    31. Childhood/Adolescence, Saha
    32. Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in the Elderly, Coiffier
    33. Lymphoma and Pregnancy, Traulle & Coiffier
    34. A. Lymphoma in the Setting of HIV Infection. Levine
    B. Post transplant lymphoproliferative disease, Friedberg & Swinnen

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