Plasma Cell Neoplasms

Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Laboratory Evaluation

  • Robert B. Lorsbach
  • Marwan Yared

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Marwan Yared, Robert B. Lorsbach
    Pages 1-7
  3. Giampaolo Talamo, Cerisse Harcourt, Maurizio Zangari
    Pages 9-34
  4. Soumya Pandey, Robert B. Lorsbach
    Pages 35-77
  5. Jeffrey R. Sawyer
    Pages 79-97
  6. L. Nicholas Cossey, Shree G. Sharma
    Pages 109-152
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 153-157

About this book


This book provides an overview of our current understanding of the pathogenesis of the plasma cell neoplasms and comprehensively updates the reader on the laboratory techniques used in the diagnosis and prognostication of these malignancies as well as for monitoring response to therapy. Plasma Cell Neoplasms: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis and Laboratory Evaluation will be of great value to those medical professionals directly involved in the evaluation and diagnosis of clinical materials from patients with plasma cell neoplasms, including surgical pathologists, hematopathologists, and clinical pathologists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Robert B. Lorsbach
    • 1
  • Marwan Yared
    • 2
  1. 1.for Medical SciencesUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLITTLE ROCKUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-42368-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-42370-8
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