Hematopathology

1st Edition

A Volume in the High Yield Pathology Series (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

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Table of Contents

I. INHERITED RED CELL DISORDERS

A. Thalassemias

Alpha-Thalassemia

Beta-Thalassemia

B. Hemoglobinopathies

Sickle Cell Disease

Hemoglobin C Disease

Hemoglobin E Disease

Heinz Body Hemolytic Anemia

C. Enzyme Defects

Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase (G6PD) Deficiency

Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency

D. Disorders of Heme Synthesis

Sideroblastic Anemia (Congenital and Acquired)

E. Red Cell Membrane Disorders

Hereditary Spherocytosis

Hereditary Elliptocytosis (HE) and Related Disorders

F. Other Congenital Red Cell Disorders

Congenital Dyserythropoietic Anemia (CDA)

II. ACQUIRED RED CELL DISORDERS

A. Red Cell Membrane Disorders

Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

B. Nutritional Deficiencies

Iron Deficiency Anemia (IDA)

Folate and B12 (Cobalamin) Deficiency

C. Toxins

Lead Toxicity

Hematologic Complications of Alcoholism

D. Intravascular Hemolysis

Traumatic Hemolysis

E. Immunologic Destruction

Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)

F. Myelophthisic Anemias

Metastatic Lesions in Bone Marrow Biopsies

Gaucher Disease

Storage Disorders: Niemann-Pick Disease (NPD)

G. Red Cell Aplasias

Red Cell Aplasia

Parvovirus Infection

III. INHERITED WHITE CELL AND PLATELET DISORDERS

Chediak-Higashi Syndrome

Gray Platelet Syndrome

May-Hegglin Anomaly

Pelger-Huet Anomaly

IV. INFECTIOUS DISORDERS SEEN IN BLOOD

Malaria

Babesiosis

Ehrlichiosis/Anaplasmosis

African Trypanosomiasis

Chagas Disease

V. DISORDERS OF HEMOSTASIS

Dissemi

Details

No. of pages:
320
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323245135
Electronic ISBN:
9781455737581
Print ISBN:
9781437717587

About the authors

Jon Aster

Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts