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Anemia of Malignancy

  • Rodger L. Bick
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 369)

Abstract

Anemia of malignancy is a common problem which significantly interferes with the quality of life of patients with cancer and allied diseases. The anemia of malignancy is usually multifaceted, can be because of the malignancy, complications of the malignancy, or resulting from treatment.

Keywords

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Hemolytic Anemia Hairy Cell Leukemia Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rodger L. Bick
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Oncology and HematologyPresbyterian Hospital of DallasDallasUSA
  2. 2.Department of Medicine and PathologyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterDallasUSA

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