Haematology: Clinical Cases Uncovered, 2nd Edition
March 2009, Wiley-Blackwell
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How to use this book.
Part 1 Basics.
Approach to the patient.
Part 2 Cases.
Case 1 A 35-year-old tired woman.
Case 2 A 50-year-old tanned man with diabetes mellitus.
Case 3 A 65-year-old cranky woman with jaundice.
Case 4 A 25-year-old man with weight loss and diarrhoea.
Case 5 A 30-year-old man with abdominal pain and jaundice.
Case 6 A 70-year-old man who was no longer able to take his dog for a walk.
Case 7 A 35-year-old man with shortness of breath and anaemia.
Case 8 A 19-year-old woman with thalassaemia.
Case 9 A 17-year-old boy with a sore throat and bleeding gums.
Case 10 A 33-year-old football player who was dropped from the team.
Case 11 A 62-year-old man who cannot button his shirt collar.
Case 12 A 40-year-old man with fatigue and a sore throat.
Case 13 A 58-year-old farmer with a broken rib.
Case 14 An 18-year-old medical student who complained of bone pain following alcohol ingestion and a swelling on the right side of her neck.
Case 15 A 53-year-old woman with discomfort under her left arm.
Case 16 A 65-year-old red-faced man with a 'smoker's cough'.
Case 17 A 28-year-old woman who suddenly started bruising.
Case 18 Delivery of a newborn baby boy that went wrong.
Case 19 A 26-year-old woman with chest pain following a long aeroplane journey.
Case 20 A 27-year-old woman afraid to receive a blood transfusion.
Case 21 A 35-year-old woman with an elevated platelet count.
Case 22 A 68-year-old man with a headache and confusion.
Case 23 A 10-year-old boy with a fever.
Part 3 Self-assessment.
Appendix: Normal laboratory values and CD table.
Index of cases by diagnosis.