Biology and Management of Unusual Plasma Cell Dyscrasias by Todd M. Zimmerman, Shaji K. Kumar

By Todd M. Zimmerman, Shaji K. Kumar

This distinct e-book makes a speciality of the non-myeloma plasma cellphone dyscrasias. A key source for this crew of illnesses, the publication gains the most recent in rising wisdom and healing advancements, together with novel treatments. every one disease-specific bankruptcy discusses biology, sickness path, and applicable healing interventions, protecting plasma cellphone leukemia, plasmacytoma, POEMS Syndrome and Castleman's affliction, Waldenström macroglobulinemia, immunoglobin deposition illness, and cryoglobulinemic syndromes, between others. the one ebook devoted to this interesting kin of illnesses, Biology and administration of surprising Plasma mobile Dyscrasias could be an enduring reference for clinicians and scientists alike.

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By Todd M. Zimmerman, Shaji K. Kumar

This distinct e-book makes a speciality of the non-myeloma plasma cellphone dyscrasias. A key source for this crew of illnesses, the publication gains the most recent in rising wisdom and healing advancements, together with novel treatments. every one disease-specific bankruptcy discusses biology, sickness path, and applicable healing interventions, protecting plasma cellphone leukemia, plasmacytoma, POEMS Syndrome and Castleman's affliction, Waldenström macroglobulinemia, immunoglobin deposition illness, and cryoglobulinemic syndromes, between others. the one ebook devoted to this interesting kin of illnesses, Biology and administration of surprising Plasma mobile Dyscrasias could be an enduring reference for clinicians and scientists alike.

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