Biology and Management of Unusual Plasma Cell Dyscrasias

Editors: Zimmerman, Todd M., Kumar, Shaji K (Eds.)

  • A unique presentation of disease-specific chapters covering biology, disease course, and appropriate therapeutic interventions
  • Translates the knowledge gained from the study of multiple myeloma into practical applications for rarer plasma cell dyscrasias
  • Addresses the latest exciting developments in novel therapies
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About this book

This unique book focuses on the non-myeloma plasma cell dyscrasias. A key resource for this group of diseases, the book features the latest in emerging knowledge and therapeutic developments, including novel therapies. Each disease-specific chapter discusses biology, disease course, and appropriate therapeutic interventions, covering plasma cell leukemia, plasmacytoma, POEMS Syndrome and Castleman's Disease, Waldenström macroglobulinemia, immunoglobin deposition disease, and cryoglobulinemic syndromes, among others. The only book dedicated to this intriguing family of diseases, Biology and Management of Unusual Plasma Cell Dyscrasias will be a long-lasting reference for clinicians and scientists alike.

About the authors

Todd M. Zimmerman, MD

Section of Hematology/Oncology

The University of Chicago

Chicago, IL, USA

 

Shaji Kumar, MD

Division of Hematology

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, MN, USA

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Plasma Cell Leukemia

    Gonsalves, Wilson I. (et al.)

    Pages 1-16

  • Plasmacytoma—Current Approach to Diagnosis and Management

    Tandon, Nidhi (et al.)

    Pages 17-39

  • POEMS Syndrome and Castleman’s Disease

    Dispenzieri, Angela

    Pages 41-69

  • Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia

    Ansell, Stephen M.

    Pages 71-93

  • Light Chain Amyloidosis

    Hussain, Amara S. (et al.)

    Pages 95-108

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-6848-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4419-6847-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Biology and Management of Unusual Plasma Cell Dyscrasias
Editors
  • Todd M. Zimmerman
  • Shaji K Kumar
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4419-6848-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4419-6848-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4419-6847-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 202
Number of Illustrations and Tables
5 b/w illustrations, 12 illustrations in colour
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