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Hematologic Malignancies

Joseph Mort
  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.
AccessMedicine > Principles and Practice of Hospital Medicine, 2e > Hematologic Malignancies
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AccessMedicine > Case Files: Pediatrics 5e > Case 19 > Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
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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
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AccessMedicine > Pathophysiology of Disease Cases > Case 24 > Leukemia


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