Chapter Eight. Disorders of Erythropoiesis, Granulopoiesis and Thrombopoiesis

  1. Barbara J. Bain MBBS, FRACP, FRCPath Professor of Diagnostic Haematology Honorary Consultant Haematologist1,2,
  2. David M. Clark MD, MRCP (UK), FRCPath Consultant Histopathologist Honorary Consultant Histopathologist Special Lecturer in Pathology3,4,5 and
  3. Bridget S. Wilkins DM, PhD, FRCPath Consultant in Haematopathology Honorary Senior Lecturer6,7

Published Online: 26 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444309782.ch8

Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition

Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Bain, B. J., Clark, D. M. and Wilkins, B. S. (2009) Disorders of Erythropoiesis, Granulopoiesis and Thrombopoiesis, in Bone Marrow Pathology, Fourth Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444309782.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    St Mary's Hospital Campus of Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London, UK

  2. 2

    St Mary's Hospital, London UK

  3. 3

    Path Links, North Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK

  4. 4

    Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK

  5. 5

    University of Nottingham, UK

  6. 6

    Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

  7. 7

    King's College, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 19 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405168250

Online ISBN: 9781444309782



  • erythropoiesis, granulopoiesis, thrombopoiesis;
  • congenital sideroblastic anaemia cause;
  • non-neoplastic haematological disorders, congenital and acquired;
  • iron deficiency anaemia;
  • sideroblastic anaemia - myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) feature;
  • thalassaemia trait and thalassaemia intermedia;
  • haemoglobin H disease - thalassaemic condition;
  • congenital dyserythropoietic anaemias (CDAs);
  • megaloblastic anaemia;
  • familial thrombocytosis


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