Key Features

  • Covers molecular biology bone marrow transplantationlymphoma in AIDS and Hodgkins disease.
  • Provides in-depth coverage of the underlying biology of the disease as well as etiology, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment.
  • Discusses advances in the treatment of diseases including radiotherapy, radiolabeled monoclonal antibodies, treatment of cutaneous lymphoma, and metastatic disease.
  • Contains precise clinical how-tos for managing bone marrow transplantation and diseases that resemble lymphomas.

Table of 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. Lymp

Details

No. of pages:
600
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781437712957
Print ISBN:
9780721600819

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