By Marcus Hentrich, Stefan K. Barta
This booklet provides a normal advent to and evaluate of HIV-associated hematological malignancies, with a distinct specialize in functional administration concerns. all of the correct malignancies is addressed separately, with an outline of remedy techniques, review of facts relating to their efficacy, and dialogue of healing controversies. additionally, cautious attention is paid to concerns in molecular and medical pathology, epidemiological features, symptomatology, analysis, and hazard components. Separate chapters are dedicated to autologous and allogeneic stem phone transplantation and to chemotherapy and interactions with antiretroviral brokers. a number of the chapters are written by way of specialists who've been instrumental in transferring the stability for individuals dwelling with HIV and blood cancers. whereas 20 years in the past this analysis represented a demise sentence, advances in remedy have reworked those cancers into usually curable stipulations. however, optimum remedy of hematological malignancies is still a problem, really in sufferers with critical immunosuppression. This ebook could be a useful resource of knowledge for all practitioners within the fields of scientific hematology and clinical oncology and HIV medicine.