Chapter 1. Introduction

  1. David Brown1,
  2. Kevin Gatter2,
  3. Yasodha Natkunam3 and
  4. Roger Warnke4

Published Online: 4 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987544.ch1

Bone Marrow Diagnosis: An Illustrated Guide, Second Edition

Bone Marrow Diagnosis: An Illustrated Guide, Second Edition

How to Cite

Brown, D., Gatter, K., Natkunam, Y. and Warnke, R. (eds) (2006) Introduction, in Bone Marrow Diagnosis: An Illustrated Guide, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470987544.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Histopathology, Whittington Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Nuffield Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 JUL 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135610

Online ISBN: 9780470987544

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Keywords:

  • bone marrow core biopsies;
  • trephine biopsy;
  • trephine section;
  • paraffin embedding;
  • Hodgkin's disease

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reasons for performing bone marrow biopsies

  • How to examine a trephine section

  • An historical aside