DescriptionUP-TO-DATE PRACTICAL GUIDE TO LEUKAEMIA DIAGNOSIS
Written by a renowned expert this practical guide had been fully revised and updated. The book covers recent advances in the fields of immunophenotyping, cytogenetics and molecular genetics. It illustrates how laboratory techniques are used for the diagnosis and classification of leukaemia and includes images of abnormal cells to aid diagnosis.
This fourth edition:
- Incorporates the recommendations of the 2008 WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues
- Includes 300 high quality full colour digital images of abnormal cells in leukaemia and lymphoma - 50 of which are completely new
Every haematologist and haematopathologist should keep a copy close at hand for quick reference.
1 The Nature of Leukaemia, Cytology, Cytochemistry and the Morphological Classification
2 Immunophenotyping and Cytogenetic/Molecular Genetic Analysis
3 Acute Myeloid Leukaemia, Integration of Morphological, Immunophenotypic and Genetic Information and the WHO Classification
4 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia and Acute Leukaemia of Ambiguous Lineage
5 The Myelodysplastic Syndromes and the Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative neoplasms
6 Chronic Myeloid Leukaemias
7 Lymphoid Leukaemias of Mature T, B and Natural Killer cells
8 Leukaemia Diagnosis in Resource-Poor Countries