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haematology

he·ma·tol·o·gy

(hē'mă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The medical specialty that pertains to the anatomy, physiology, pathology, symptomatology, and therapeutics related to the blood and blood-forming tissues.
Synonym(s): haematology.
[hemato- + G. logos, study]

haematology

The study of the blood and blood disorders. The main subjects of concern are the various forms of ANAEMIA, POLYCYTHAEMIA, the HAEMOGLOBINOPATHIES such as SICKLE-CELL DISEASE and THALASSAEMIA, PURPURA, HAEMOPHILIA, clotting disorders and the LEUKAEMIAS. Haematology is also concerned with all aspects of blood transfusion and its complications.

haematology

the study of blood.

he·ma·tol·o·gy

(hē'mă-tol'ŏ-jē)
The medical specialty that pertains to the anatomy, physiology, pathology, symptomatology, and therapeutics related to blood and blood-forming tissues.
Synonym(s): haematology.
[hemato- + G. logos, study]
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E Matutes, Consultant Haematologist, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and Section of Haemato-Oncology, Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK
BJ Bain, Honorary Consultant Haematologist, St Mary's Hospital NHS Trust and Dept.
It provides an excellent stage to further communicate the benefits associated with Evoltra to the world's leading paediatric haematologists and oncologists," said Hugh S.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Bioenvision (Nasdaq: BIVN) announced that clofarabine's potential as the next generation of leukemia treatment was a focal point during a symposium led by internationally renowned haematologists from the MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, at the 10th European Haematology Association (EHA) meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.
590 of 29 June 2001 (Government Notice) (1) states that a clinical haematologist shall have completed 4 years of training as a registrar in Medicine and then 2 years in Pathology (Haematological).
The Clinical Haematology regulations of the College of Physicians (2) agree with the Government Notice1 on who is a clinical haematologist (CH).