Neoplastic Diseases of the Blood

  • Peter H. Wiernik
  • John M. Goldman
  • Janice P. Dutcher
  • Robert A. Kyle

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Chronic Leukemias and Related Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John M. Goldman, Myrtle Y. Gordon
      Pages 3-10
    3. Maren Rohrbacher, Joerg Hasford
      Pages 11-17
    4. Barbara J. Bain
      Pages 19-28
    5. Alfonso Quintás Cardama, Hagop Kantarjian, Jorge Cortes
      Pages 29-44
    6. Stephen G. O’Brien, John M. Goldman
      Pages 45-62
    7. Dalemari Crowther-Swanepoel, Daniel Catovsky, Richard S. Houlston
      Pages 63-69
    8. Abraham M. Varghese, Andy C. Rawstron, Roger G. Owen, Peter Hillmen
      Pages 71-89
    9. David Oscier, Anne Gardiner, Jonathan C. Strefford
      Pages 91-101
    10. Gautam Borthakur, Susan O’Brien
      Pages 103-119
    11. Sejal A. Jhatakia, Darren S. Sigal, Alan Saven
      Pages 121-134
    12. Mark A. Dawson, Brian J. P. Huntly
      Pages 135-153
  3. Acute Leukemias

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 169-169
    2. Emil J. Freireich
      Pages 171-175
    3. Jessica N. Nichol, Sarit Assouline, Wilson H. Miller
      Pages 177-198
    4. Martha S. Linet, Graça M. Dores, Clara J. Kim, Susan S. Devesa, Lindsay M. Morton
      Pages 199-212
    5. Elisabeth Paietta
      Pages 241-283
    6. Nyla A. Heerema, Susana Catalina Raimondi
      Pages 285-303
    7. Dario Campana, Ching-Hon Pui
      Pages 305-329
    8. Nicola Goekbuget, Dieter Hoelzer
      Pages 331-354
    9. David A. Sweetser, Howard J. Weinstein
      Pages 355-373
    10. Peter H. Wiernik, Robert E. Gallagher, Martin S. Tallman
      Pages 403-453
    11. Gabriela Bernadeta Iwanski, Nils Heinrich Thoennissen, Dorothy J. Park, H. Phillip Koeffler
      Pages 455-486
    12. Kenneth Miller, Igor Rozenvald
      Pages 487-518
  4. Myeloma and Related Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 519-519
    2. David P. Steensma, Robert A. Kyle
      Pages 521-533
    3. Dharminder Chauhan, Kenneth C. Anderson
      Pages 535-546
    4. Dalsu Baris, Linda Morris Brown, Gabriella Andreotti, Susan S. Devesa
      Pages 547-563
    5. Jerry Katzmann, Robert A. Kyle, John Lust, Melissa Snyder, Angela Dispenzieri
      Pages 565-588
    6. Rafael Fonseca, P. Leif Bergsagel, W. Michael Kuehl
      Pages 589-599
    7. Brian Van Ness
      Pages 601-613
    8. Jesús F. San-Miguel, Ramón García-Sanz, Norma C. Gutiérrez
      Pages 615-636
    9. S. Vincent Rajkumar, Robert A. Kyle
      Pages 637-663
    10. Joan Bladé, Laura Rosiñol
      Pages 665-680
    11. Efstathios Kastritis, Meletios A. Dimopoulos
      Pages 681-699
    12. Dietlind L. Wahner-Roedler, Robert A. Kyle
      Pages 701-728
    13. Robert A. Kyle, S. Vincent Rajkumar
      Pages 751-785
  5. Lymphoma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 787-787
    2. Sigurdur Y. Kristinsson, Richard Rosenquist, Ola Landgren, Lynn R. Goldin, Magnus Björkholm
      Pages 835-847
    3. L. Jeffrey Medeiros
      Pages 867-918
    4. Carla Kurkjian, Howard Ozer
      Pages 919-943
    5. Meaghan Wall, Lynda J. Campbell
      Pages 945-984
    6. Peter H. Wiernik, Monica Balzarotti, Armando Santoro
      Pages 985-1013

About this book


Neoplastic Diseases of the Blood integrates the history, epidemiology, pathology, pathophysiology, and therapeutics of modern neoplastic hematopathology. The book is divided into five major sections, with the first four covering the spectrum of hematologic neoplasia— Chronic Leukemias and Related Disorders , Acute Leukemias, Myeloma and Related Disorders, and Lymphomas. The fifth section covers a variety of topics in supportive care. Now in its fifth edition, this classic and invaluable text brings together a team of internationally renowned experts and offers in-depth coverage of the complex interface between diagnosis and therapy.  Chapters feature an accessible and easy-to-read layout and provide updates on the tremendous progress made in the last decade in the understanding of the nature of hematologic malignancies and their treatment. An authoritative and indispensable resource for students, trainees, and clinicians, this fifth edition is sure to distinguish itself as the definitive reference on this topic.



Acute Leukemias Bacterial Infection Chronic Leukemias Fungal Infection Lymphoma Myeloma Stem Cell Therapy Supportive Care Viral Infection

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter H. Wiernik
    • 1
  • John M. Goldman
    • 2
  • Janice P. Dutcher
    • 3
  • Robert A. Kyle
    • 4
  1. 1.Beth Israel Hospital, Cancer CenterSt. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital CenterNew YorkUSA
  2. 2., Department of HematologyImperial College of LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Continuum Cancer Centers, Department of MedicineSt. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital CenterNew YorkUSA
  4. 4., Division of HematologyMayo ClinicRochesterUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-3763-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-3764-2
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Oncology & Hematology