Medicine - Course - Hematology and Oncology

  • Course Code: INTM809
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (1Lec,2Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Hematopoiesis. Anemia: definition, morphologic classification, causes and clinical manifestation of each type of anemia. Leucocytes: enumerate the causes of leucocytosis and the causes of neutropenia and treatment of each type. Acute leukemia and chronic leukemia: definition, clinical picture, the possible causes, classification of acute leukemia and treatment of each type. Myeloproliferative diseases: enumerate types and clinical picture of each, treatment of each type. Lymphoma: describe the different types of lymphoma and the clinical picture, clinical staging, treatment of each type and stage. Lymphadenopathy, Splenomegaly, Multiple myeloma: definition, clinical picture, treatment. Hemostasis: enumerate the causes, clinical picture, methods of diagnosis, Platelet disorders, Coagulation disorders. Thrombosis, Treatment of thrombotic disorders, Blood transfusion.