Bleeding and Thrombosis in Cancer Patients

  • Joseph ShatzelEmail author


This chapter focuses on bleeding and thrombotic issues in patients with cancer. Different bleeding disorders associated with cancer are discussed as well as treatment. Risk factors for cancer-related thrombosis and treatments are discussed as well.


Acute promyelocytic leukemia Thalidomide L-asparaginase stem cell transplantation Myeloma Ibrutinib 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Hematology/Medical Oncology, Department of Medicine and Biomedical EngineeringOregon Health & Sciences UniversityPortlandUSA

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