Revised guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hairy cell leukaemia and hairy cell leukaemia variant*

Authors


  • Compiled on Behalf of the Clinical Task Force of the British Committee for Standards in Haematology as a revision to original guideline published February 2000.

Gail Jones, Consultant Haematologist, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Freeman Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK.
E-mail: gail.jones@nuth.nhs.uk

Summary

The British Committee for Standards in Haematology first produced guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hairy cell leukaemia and hairy cell leukaemia variant in 2000. This revision updates those guidelines and covers the areas of diagnosis, treatment and assessment of response to therapy.

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