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Resources for Hematology and Blood Disorders

Overview of Leukemias

Detailed overview of leukemia, including types, causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Alpha Thalassemia

Detailed information on alpha thalassemia, including cause, diagnosis, and treatment

Aplastic Anemia

Detailed information on aplastic anemia, including cause, symptom, diagnosis, and treatment

Hemolytic Anemia

Detailed information on aplastic anemia, including cause, symptom, diagnosis, and treatment

Iron-Deficiency Anemia

Detailed information on aplastic anemia, including cause, symptom, diagnosis, and treatment

Overview of Anemia

Anemia is a common blood disorder that occurs when there are fewer red blood cells than normal or there is a low concentration of hemoglobin in the blood.

Anemias

Detailed information on the different types of anemia, including aplastic anemia, anemia of folate deficiency, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, hemolytic anemia, iron deficiency anemia, megaloblastic anemia, and sickle cell disease

Bleeding / Clotting Disorders

Detailed information on bleeding/clotting disorders, including hemophilia, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, and thrombosis

Facts About Blood

Detailed information on blood, including components of blood, functions of blood cells and common hematology tests

Blood Disorders

Detailed information on the most common blood disorders, including hemochromatosis, polycythemia vera, thrombocythemia, leukemia, and lymphoma

Bone Marrow Transplantation

Detailed information on bone marrow transplant, including preparation, types of transplant, transplant team, and possible procedure-related complications or side effects

Anemia of Folate Deficiency

Detailed information on anemia of folate deficiency, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Hemochromatosis

Detailed information on hemochromatosis, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Hodgkin Disease

Detailed information on Hodgkin's lymphoma, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment

Leukemia Index

Detailed information on leukemia in childhood, including symptoms, staging, diagnosis, and treatment

Lymphomas

Detailed information on lymphomas, including Hodgkin's lymphoma and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Detailed information on non-Hodgkins lymphoma, including symptoms, causes, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment

Sickle Cell Disease

Detailed information on sickle cell disease, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Topic Index - Hematology and Blood Disorders

Detailed information about hematology and blood disorders, including blood donations, blood banking, blood transfusion, bone marrow transplantation, aplastic anemia, anemia of folate deficiency, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency, hemolytic anem

Thalassemias

Detailed information on thalassemias, including alpha thalassemia, beta thalassemia (Cooley's anemia)

Thrombocythemia

Detailed information on thrombocythemia, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Thrombosis

Detailed information on thrombosis, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Blood Transfusions

Detailed information on blood transfusion, including the components of blood and potential risks involved in a blood transfusion

Polycythemia Vera

Detailed information on polycythemia vera, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment

Hemophilia

Detailed information on hemophilia, including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
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