One. Non-Neoplastic Disorders of White Blood Cells

  1. Hernani D. Cualing6,7,8,
  2. Parul Bhargava9,10 and
  3. Ramon L. Sandin11,12,13
  1. Rebecca A. Levy1,
  2. Vandita P. Johari2,3,4 and
  3. Liron Pantanowitz5

Published Online: 27 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118158562.ch1

Non-Neoplastic Hematopathology and Infections

Non-Neoplastic Hematopathology and Infections

How to Cite

Levy, R. A., Johari, V. P. and Pantanowitz, L. (2012) Non-Neoplastic Disorders of White Blood Cells, in Non-Neoplastic Hematopathology and Infections (eds H. D. Cualing, P. Bhargava and R. L. Sandin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118158562.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, USA

  2. 7


  3. 8

    Fellowship-Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, USA

  4. 9

    Hematology Laboratory at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA

  5. 10

    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center–Needham Campus, Member of Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians (HMFP), Boston, MA, USA

  6. 11

    Clinical Microbiology and Virology, USA

  7. 12

    Department of Hematopathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Blood and Marrow Transplant Program, USA

  8. 13

    Moffitt Cancer Center, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Pathology, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Pathology, Division of Clinical Pathology, USA

  3. 3

    Hematology Laboratory and Flow Cytometry, USA

  4. 4

    Tufts University School of Medicine, USA

  5. 5

    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), UPMC-Shadyside, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470646007

Online ISBN: 9781118158562



  • non-neoplastic hematology;
  • WBCs, non-neoplastic disorders;
  • WBCs, quantitative, qualitative disorders


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview of WBC Production and Function

  • Quantitative Disorders of WBCS

  • Qualitative Disorders of WBCS

  • References