Preface to the third edition vi Preface to the first edition vii 1 Introduction 1 2 The normal bone marrow 4 3 Infections including human immunodeficiency virus 18 4 Anaemias and aplasias 32 5 The myelodysplastic syndromes 42 6 Myeloproliferative neoplasms 49 7 Acute leukaemia 69 8 Lymphomas: an overview 89 9 Precursor B and T lymphoblastic leukaemia (acute lymphoblastic leukaemia) and lymphoblastic lymphoma 101 10 Mature B cell neoplasms 108 11 Mature T and NK cell neoplasms 161 12 Hodgkin lymphoma 179 13 Metastatic disease 188 14 Bone stroma and miscellaneous changes 196 15 Technical considerations 209 Index 215
Kevin C Gatter, Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UKKevin Gatter is Professor of Pathology and Head of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences at the John Radcliffe Hospital. He has published textbooks on bone marrow diagnosis, skin lymphoma and lymphoma classification. His research interests include lymphoma diagnosis, medical informatics and angiogenesis in malignancy.
He is honorary director of the ICRF Tumour Pathology Unit and Honorary Consultant in Pathology at the John Radcliffe Hospital.