© 2010


Diagnosis and Treatment

  • Morie A. Gertz
  • S. Vincent Rajkumar

Part of the Contemporary Hematology book series (CH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Douglas J. Martin, Edward G. Randles, Marina Ramirez-Alvarado
    Pages 1-14
  3. Giovanni Palladini, Stefano Perlini, Giampaolo Merlini
    Pages 15-32
  4. Gilles Grateau, Katia Stankovic
    Pages 33-48
  5. Francesca Lavatelli, Giovanni Palladini, Giampaolo Merlini
    Pages 49-64
  6. Martha Q. Lacy, Nelson Leung
    Pages 65-75
  7. Francis Buadi
    Pages 95-106
  8. Rodney H. Falk, Simon W. Dubrey
    Pages 107-128
  9. Laura M. Dember
    Pages 129-143
  10. Harman P. S. Bajwa, John J. Kelly
    Pages 145-154
  11. Morie A. Gertz, Francis Buadi
    Pages 155-164
  12. Adam D. Cohen, Raymond L. Comenzo
    Pages 165-177
  13. Helen J. Lachmann
    Pages 179-189
  14. Steven R. Zeldenrust
    Pages 191-204
  15. Merrill D. Benson
    Pages 205-225
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 227-238

About this book


An up-to-date reference on this fascinating set of complex disorders, this book features the most comprehensive strategies for diagnosing, classifying, imaging, treating, and managing amyloidosis in multiple organ systems. Beneficial to the spectrum of practitioners from residents to sub-specialists, this book is a succinct authoritative text written by leaders in the field. The authors provide instruction on all forms of amyloidosis - including primary amyloidosis (AL), secondary amyloidosis (AA), and familial amyloidosis. With essential treatment algorithms, Amyloidosis: Diagnosis and Treatment is the gold-standard for all hematologists, oncologists, and internists caring for patients with this disease.


Amyloid Amyloidosis Familial Amyloidosis Hematology Imaging Internist Organ Transplantation Primary Amyloidosis (AA) Secondary Amyloidosis (AL) Supportive Care classification

Editors and affiliations

  • Morie A. Gertz
    • 1
  • S. Vincent Rajkumar
    • 2
  1. 1.Mayo ClinicRochesterUSA
  2. 2.Mayo ClinicRochesterUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Amyloidosis
  • Book Subtitle Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Editors Morie A. Gertz
    S. Vincent Rajkumar
  • Series Title Contemporary Hematology
  • Series Abbreviated Title Contemporary Hematology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Humana Press 2010
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-60761-630-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-61779-692-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-60761-631-3
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 238
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Internal Medicine
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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