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Hematologic Malignancies

AUTHOR:
Joseph Mort
LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
  1. Explain the difference between leukemia and lymphoma.
  2. Understand the difference between myeloid and lymphoid leukemias and the different types of each.
  3. Recognize common age at presentation for different types of leukemias and lymphomas
  4. Know the workup for patients presenting with suspected hematologic malignancy.
  5. Know the different types of myeloproliferative neoplasms and their common presentations.
  6. Know the difference between Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas.
  7. Know the different types of plasma cell dyscrasias and their common presentations.
  8. Have a general understanding of the treatment of hematologic malignancies.
  9. Understand the different emergencies associated with hematologic malignancies and their respective management: febrile neutropenia, leukostasis, tumor lysis syndrome.
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Huppert’s Notes: Pathophysiology and Clinical Pearls for Internal Medicine > Diseases & Pathophysiology: Malignant Hematology in Hematology
Chapter
AccessMedicine > Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, 2e > Hematologic Malignancies
Case File
AccessMedicine > Case Files: Pediatrics 5e > Case 19 > Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Case File
AccessMedicine > Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, 5th Edition > Hematology and Oncology Case 6.06 > Hematology and Oncology Case 6.06
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 24 > Leukemia
Case File
AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 23 > Lymphoma
Case File
AccessMedicine > Graber and Wilbur’s Family Medicine Examination and Board Review, 5th Edition > Hematology and Oncology Case 6.08 > Hematology and Oncology Case 6.08
Case File
AccessMedicine > Vanderbilt Internal Medicine and Pediatric Curriculum > 33 > Mediastinal Masses
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Leukemia, Acute
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Leukemia, Chronic Lymphocytic
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Leukemia, Chronic Myelogenous
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Leukemia, Hairy Cell
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Lymphoma, Cutaneous B-Cell
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Lymphoma, Hodgkin's
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's
Section
AccessMedicine > The Infographic Guide to Medicine > Hematology/Oncology > Neutropenia

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