This second edition compendium of 250 case studies (adding more than 170
pages over the first edition) is the result of a unique collaboration
of 227 leading hematologists, hematopathologists, and oncologists. It
will serve as both a case-based guide to the diagnosis and management of
patients suffering from hematologic conditions and a valuable teaching
The editors have compiled an invaluable collection of cases
covering common and rare entities-from anemias through lymphoma to
plasma cell, platelet and coagulation disorders. Cases are presented in
an easy-to-follow format, grouped by related conditions. The final two
sections present 40 self-study challenge cases that provide basic
history presentation information and initial workup data with images.
The data is followed by questions about differential diagnosis,
additional workup, most likely diagnosis, course of management and
salient features of the case. Corresponding answers/discussions are
provided by the authors of each case.
A broad range of topics in both hematology and coagulation are covered in this ASCP CaseSet, including: