Rare Hematological Malignancies

  • Stephen M. Ansell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Ayalew Tefferi
    Pages 29-49
  3. Guido Finazzi
    Pages 51-68
  4. Miloslav Beran
    Pages 107-132
  5. Aristoteles A. N. Giagounidis, Carlo Aul
    Pages 133-148
  6. Xavier Georges Thomas
    Pages 149-191
  7. Paul Timothy Fanta, Alan Saven
    Pages 193-209
  8. Steven P. Treon, Evdoxia Hatjiharissi, Giampaolo Merlini
    Pages 211-242
  9. Ryan B. Lundell, Roger H. Weenig, Lawrence E. Gibson
    Pages 265-272
  10. Thomas M. Habermann
    Pages 273-292
  11. Angela Dispenzieri
    Pages 293-330
  12. Ana Maria Molina, Steven M. Horwitz
    Pages 331-347
  13. Michelle A. Fanale, Anas Younes
    Pages 367-381
  14. Karen L. Chang, David S. Snyder
    Pages 383-398
  15. Peter Valent
    Pages 399-419
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 421-433

About this book


Many comprehensive text books have been written about the common hematologic malignancies. However, every practicing hematologist/oncologist or primary care physician intermittently encounters patients with uncommon or rare hematologic malignancies. Information concerning these diseases, and particularly regarding their management, is extremely difficult to find. Physicians will commonly spend a substantial period of time searching the medical literature for topics gathered in this important compendium.

Rare Hematological Malignancies covers malignant hematologic diseases that physicians would see only occasionally, providing accurate, up-to-date information on the disease biology and practical recommendations concerning the disease management.


"This text covers a spectrum of hematologic diseases that have unique features and present a challenge in management. Distinguished leaders in the field discuss the latest advances for each entity covering both investigative and clinical issues. The book serves as an important resource for physicians encountering these uncommon hematologic malignancies."

Steven T. Rosen, M.D.

Series Editor


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen M. Ansell
    • 1
  1. 1.Mayo Clinic, College of MedicineRochesterUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-73743-0
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-73744-7
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