Benign Hematological Diseases in Cancer Patients

  • Kelly N. Casteel
  • Michael H. Kroll
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Cancer patients frequently develop hematological problems that require direct management. Understanding their pathophysiology provides one with important clinical insight that directs appropriate therapeutic interventions.


Thrombocytopenia Neutropenia Anemia Coagulopathy Thrombosis Hypercoagulability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kelly N. Casteel
    • 1
  • Michael H. Kroll
    • 1
  1. 1.UT MD Anderson Cancer CenterHoustonUSA

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