Lymphoma: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment (2nd Revised edition)

Lymphoma: Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment (2nd Revised edition)

By: Michael E. Williams (editor), Robert Marcus (editor), John W. Sweetenham (editor)Hardback

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Major advances have occurred in the diagnosis and treatment of lymphoma in recent years. Our understanding of the molecular biology and genetics of the disease has increased exponentially, and significant imaging developments have resulted in earlier and more accurate diagnosis. The new edition of this landmark text places these advances in the context of daily clinical practice. Each chapter has been updated to reflect recent developments, including new treatment agents such as immunomodulatory drugs and the next generation of antibodies, and the increasing prognostic role of PET scanning. Results from recent large-scale clinical trials are presented, and pathology and cytogenetics are integrated into discussion of each disease entity, enabling the reader to review all the key diagnostic information in one place. Featuring many color illustrations, and written and edited by leading authorities in the field, Lymphoma provides all the information you need to diagnose and manage these complex disorders.

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About Author

Robert Marcus is a Consultant Haematologist at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. John W. Sweetenham is Professor of Medicine and Medical Director, University of California, San Diego Nevada Cancer Institute, Las Vegas, NV, USA. Michael E. Williams is Byrd S. Leavell Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pathology and Director of the Hematologic Malignancies Section, Hematology/Oncology Division, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA.


Preface; 1. Epidemiology Eve Roman and Alexandra G. Smith; 2. Prognostic factors for lymphomas Guillaume Cartron and Philippe Solal-Celigny; 3. Imaging Heok K. Cheow and Ashley S. Shaw; 4. Clinical trials in lymphoma Thomas M. Habermann and Matthew Maurer; 5. Hodgkin lymphoma Stephanie Sasse and Andreas Engert; 6. Follicular lymphoma Kristian Bowles; 7. MALT and other marginal zone lymphomas Emanuele Zucca and Francesco Bertoni; 8. Small lymphocytic lymphoma/chronic lymphocytic leukemia Peter Hillmen, with contributions from Andrew Wotherspoon, Andreas Rosenwald and German Ott; 9. Waldenstrom's macroglobinemia/lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma Steven P. Treon and Giampaolo Merlini; 10. Mantle cell lymphoma Martin Dreyling and Michael E. Williams; 11. Burkitt and lymphoblastic lymphoma: clinical therapy and outcome Nirali N. Shah, Alan S. Wayne and Wyndham H. Wilson; 12. Therapy of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma John W. Sweetenham; 13. Central nervous system lymphomas Andres J. M. Ferreri and Lisa M. DeAngelis; 14. T-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma Sheetal M. Kircher, Beverly P. Nelson, Steven T. Rosen and Andrew M. Evens; 15. Primary cutaneous lymphoma Sean Whittaker; 16. Lymphoma in the immunosuppressed Michele Spinaa, Robert Marcus, Shireen Kassam and Umberto Tirellia; 17. Atypical lymphoproliferative, histiocytic and dendritic cell disorders Matthew S. Davids and Jennifer R. Brown; Index.

Product Details

  • publication date: 05/12/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781107010598
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 319
  • ID: 9781107010598
  • weight: 900
  • ISBN10: 1107010594
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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