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CHAPTER 60 HYPERSPLENISM AND HYPOSPLENISM

CHAPTER 60 HYPERSPLENISM AND HYPOSPLENISM Williams Hematology CHAPTER 60 HYPERSPLENISM AND HYPOSPLENISM ALLAN J. ERSLEV Hypersplenism History and Definition Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Hyposplenism Definition Etiology and Pathogenesis Clinical Features Laboratory Features Therapy, Course, and Prognosis Chapter References The normal spleen shares with other tissues a number of […]

Chapter 60 – Conjunctival and Corneal Degenerations

Chapter 60 – Conjunctival and Corneal Degenerations   QAIS A. FARJO ALAN SUGAR           DEFINITION • Secondary deterioration or deposition in the cornea and/or conjunctiva, distinct from the dystrophies.   KEY FEATURES • Common. • Bilateral usually. • Typically does not affect vision.   ASSOCIATED FEATURES • Increased prevalence with age. […]