Haematological disorders

S. R. Prabhu

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Abstract

This chapter deals with common haematological disorders of dental interest. The disease entities discussed include haemolytic anaemia, iron deficiency anaemia, aplastic anaemia, pernicious anaemia, sickle cell anaemia, thalassaemia, thrombocytopenia, haemophilia, Christmas disease, von Willebrand's disease, leukaemia, multiple myeloma, Hodgkin's lymphoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Burkitt's lymphoma and lymphadenopathy. Each disease entity starts with the definition or description followed by its causes, symptoms, signs, investigations employed and principles of management. Where relevant, the oral and dental aspects of haematological diseases are also described.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice
Subtitle of host publicationA System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations
PublisherNova Science Publishers Inc
Pages181-196
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9781634630283
ISBN (Print)9781634630061
Publication statusPublished - 01-10-2014
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)

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Prabhu, S. R. (2014). Haematological disorders. In Lecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice: A System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations (pp. 181-196). Nova Science Publishers Inc.