Essentials of Hematology

  title={Essentials of Hematology},
  author={Charles M. Haberkern and Nicole E. Webel and Michael J. Eisses and Michael Bender},
  journal={A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children},

Clinico-hematological study of leukemias in a hospital-based setup

In this study, the frequency of AML is more than that of ALL but number of cases of CML exceeds that ofAML, and acute leukemia was more prevalent than chronic leukemia.

Thryroid Hormones and Hematological Indices Levels in Thyroid Disorders Patients at Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital, Western Kenya

The presence of anaemia due to low RBCs in thyroid disease is not significantly associated with thyroid hormone with a P value of 0.512, and the absence of hematological indices levels was not statistically significant.

Study of Spectrum of anemia in various age groups

  • V. Pandey
  • Medicine
    IP Archives of Cytology and Histopathology Research
  • 2021
Morphologically microcytic hypochromic anemia was the most common type of anemia especially in adult females and Pregnant females were found to have normocytic normochromi anemia predominantly.

Heterophilic leucocytosis and granulocytic hyperplasia associated with infection in a cockatoo

A female adult lesser sulphur-crested cockatoo (Cacatua sulphurea) presented with a traumatic foot lesion that was surgically debrided and showed the ability of a psittacine bird to mount a marked heterophilic leucocytosis.

Chickens treated with a nitric oxide inhibitor became more resistant to Plasmodium gallinaceum infection due to reduced anemia, thrombocytopenia and inflammation

Results suggest that AG reduced anemia, thrombocytopenia and inflammation, explaining the greater survival rate of the treated chickens, and reduced levels of hemozoin in the spleen and liver, indicating lower inflammation.

Erythrogram and erythrocytes measurement of ostriches (Struthio camelus) in São José do Rio Preto-SP, Brazil Eritrograma e medição dos eritrócitos de avestruzes (Struthio camelus) em SãoJosé do Rio

It was concluded that erythrocytic parameters of ostriches in Sao Jose do Rio Preto-SP, Brazil are influenced by gender and age, highlighting the importance of consider besides these factors also the geoclimatic conditions to an adequate interpretation of the erythrogram.



Pediatric Myelodysplastic Syndromes: They Do Exist!

The epidemiology, genetics, and clinical spectrum of pediatric MDS along with its diagnostic and therapeutic challenges are described and compared and contrast pediatric and adult MDS.

Anesthetic considerations for the pediatric oncology patient – part 1: a review of antitumor therapy

Current principles of cancer therapy and the general mechanisms of toxicity to the child are reviewed and the consequences of anticancer therapy that impact perioperative care and decision making are presented.

Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in pediatric myelodysplastic syndromes: A multicenter experience from Argentina

This study aimed to evaluate overall survival, disease‐free survival (DFS), non‐relapse mortality (NRM) and relapse incidence in children who underwent AHSCT for MDS in six institutions from Argentina.

Predictors and short-term outcomes of hyperleukocytosis in children with acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group

Adults and children with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) who present with a high initial white blood cell count (WBC) have poor outcomes, and a consistent association with induction death has been

Sickle cell disease: dogma, science, and clinical care.

It is concluded that an aggressive protocol of transfusion did not enhance the safety of the patients in the perioperative period, and preoperative medical management to enhance HbF production with hydroxyurea may justify a delay in elective surgery.

A survey of perioperative management of sickle cell disease in North America

Background:  Children with sickle cell disease frequently undergo surgical procedures that are associated with acute exacerbations of the disease. Current perioperative management practices are

Acute Myeloid Leukemia and the Myelodysplastic Syndromes

The incidence of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in the United States is about 2.5 per 100,000, with a strong association with increasing age.1 Males are predominantly affected. There is a predilection

Manifestations and clinical impact of pediatric inherited thrombophilia.

The role of inherited thrombophilic disorders in the development of pediatric VTE, as well as the benefits and limitations of thromBophilia testing, will be discussed.

Supportive care for children with cancer.

Children in palliative care for progressive cancer should be at home as much as possible, even in the terminal phase, so the requirements and choices for optimal care vary by country.