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Coagulation Disorders Associated with Neoplastic Disease

  • R. H. Steingart
Part of the Recent Results in Cancer Research book series (RECENTCANCER, volume 108)

Abstract

Hemorrhagic, thrombotic, and embolic complications occur frequently in cancer patients. Diverse hemostatic alterations, including impaired plasma coagulation, platelet abnormalities, and vascular disorders, account for these defects.

Keywords

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia Acquire Immune Deficiency Syndrome Disseminate Intravascular Coagulation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Steingart
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Hematology/OncologyBaystate Medical CenterSpringfieldUSA

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