The U.S. Blood System: Under Pressure
Dr. Menitove discusses obstacles and pressure on U.S. blood centers and the U.S. blood supply.
Ground-Breaking Trial Shows Aspirin Is As Effective As Rivaroxaban Following Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Dr. Linkins looks at evidence that demonstrates that aspirin is as effective as oral anticoagulant rivaroxaban post hip and knee arthroplasty in a significant subset of pat
In this Image Challenge, Dr. Li and Dr. Kim present two peripheral blood smears and a bone marrow biopsy you can use to determine the cause of a patient's neutropenia.
Dr. Parker and Dr. Venkataraman present an image challenge that looks at the diagnosis of a man with hyperleukocytosis and massive splenomegaly.
Take this image challenge to determine the diagnosis for a 65-year-old man who presented to clinic with one week of recurrent fevers, chills and severe headaches.
Take the image challenge to determine the diagnosis for a woman with hypergammaglobulinemia and diffuse lymphadenopathy.
Take the image challenge to determine what a 58-year-old man with a history of plasma cell myeloma was treated with.
This Image Challenge looks at a 76-year-old man with a history of bladder cancer treated with two local resections and no chemotherapy or radiation, presenting to the hospital with hyperleukocytosis and an abnormal complete blood count.
Review the peripheral blood smear to determine the diagnosis of a 31-year-old man referred to hematology clinic for evaluation of long-standing thrombocytopenia.
Take the challenge to learn what test is most likely to yield the diagnosis for a case of a 58-year-old Asian woman with history of inclusion body myositis on high-dose corticosteroids and methotrexate, noted to be hypoxic.
Can you tell what the diagnosis is for a man with a history of recurrent necrotizing pancreatitis and end-stage renal disease on intermittent hemodialysis by looking at his bone marrow biopsy?
Take the very first The Hematologist Image Challenge and try to figure out the diagnosis for a case of leukocytosis by looking at a peripheral blood smear.
May-June 2018Volume 15, Issue 3
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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