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Patient-focused resources, tips from experts, and challenging clinical questions from ASH Clinical News

You Make the Call

You Make the Call: How would you treat this transplant-ineligible patient with Ph+ ALL?

This month, Geoffrey Uy, MD, discusses treatment options for a transplant-ineligible patient with Philadelphia chromosome-positive (Ph+) acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL). And don't forget to check...
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You Make the Call: Is JAK2 positivity clinically significant in this 28-year-old patient with Budd-Chiari...

This month, Peter Emanuel, MD, discusses the clinical significance of JAK2 positivity in a patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome. And don't forget to check out next...
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Corticosteroid-Dependent or Corticosteroid-Unresponsive Primary ITP

This month, Waleed Ghanima, MD, PhD, Terry Gernsheimer, MD, and David J. Kuter, MD, DPhil, review treatment options for adult patients with primary immune...
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You Make the Call: How would you manage this patient with T-cell large granular...

This month, Richard Furman, MD, discusses management of a patient with T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia. And don't forget to check out next month's clinical...

Afibrinogenemia: A Rare, Often Overlooked Bleeding Disorder

Afibrinogenemia is a very rare, inherited blood disorder in which the blood does not clot normally because of a mutation that leads to the...

Demystifying the Lab: Cytogenetics

Clinical applications abound for the study of structural abnormalties in chromosomes. The first chromosomal abnormality discovered in cancer using cytogenetics is likely still one of...
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You Make the Call: How would you approach diathesis in a 65-year-old woman with...

This month, Barbara Konkle, MD, discusses a bleeding diathesis in a 65-year-old woman with newly diagnosed breast cancer. And don't forget to check out next...
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Venetoclax-Based Treatments for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

William G. Wierda, MD, PhD, and Francesco Paolo Tambaro, MD, PhD, review the role of venetoclax and other targeted therapies in the treatment of...
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You Make the Call: How would you treat this 38-year-old patient with sickle cell trait...

This month, Maureen Achebe, MD, MPH, discusses treatment for a patient with sickle cell trait and end-stage renal disease. And don't forget to check out...
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You Make the Call: Should a mostly asymptomatic patient with amyloidosis receive systemic therapy?

This month Morie A. Gertz, MD, discusses whether a mostly asymptomatic patient with amyloidosis should receive systemic therapy. And don't forget to check out next...
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