American Journal of Hematology

Cover image for Vol. 89 Issue 8

Edited By: Carlo Brugnara

Impact Factor: 4.138

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 17/67 (Hematology)

Online ISSN: 1096-8652


Images in Hematology


Late extramedullary recurrence of adult onset Burkitt's lymphoma mimicking peritoneal carcinomatosis(October)

Micronuclei-associated MYC amplification in the form of double minute chromosomes in acute myeloid leukemia(August)

Sweet's syndrome in chronic myelomonocytic leukemia (July)

The role of automated analyzers in detecting abnormal granulation of leucocytes in lysosomal storage diseases: Maroteaux–Lamy disease(June)

A classic presentation of an uncommon leukemia(May)

Neutrophil-erythrocyte rosettes in autoimmune hemolytic anemia(April)

Pure erythroid leukemia evolving from a therapy-related myelodysplastic syndrome secondary to treatment for chronic lymphocytic leukemia(March)

Pseudo-Gaucher cells in disseminated mycobacterial infection(February)

Polyclonal B lymphocytosis with binucleated lymphocytes in a man(January)


Toxic erythema of chemotherapy (September)

A strange case of ingrowing toe nails (August)

Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (July)

Signet-ring plasma cell myeloma (June)

Trilineage myelodysplasia and hemophagocytosis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus (May)

Atypical marginal zone hyperplasia of tonsil with immunoglobulin light chain restriction (April)

Pyrazinamide-induced sideroblastic anemia (March)

Leukocytosis: The mysteries within (February)


Peripheral T cell lymphoma not otherwise specified with Reed-Sternberg like cells (December)

Concurrent chronic lymphocytic leukemia and prolymphocytic leukemia derived from two separate B-cell clones (September)

Mushroom-shaped red blood cells in protein band-3 deficiency (August)

Eosinophilic myocarditis in hypereosinophilic syndrome (July)

Floral variant of follicular lymphoma (June)

Striking morphology of leukemic phase of childhood peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified (April)

Finding knizocytes in a peripheral blood smear (January)



Diagnostic Imaging


Wandering spleen: A mobile target for radiotherapy  (June)

Multiple recurrent extra-medullary relapses of high-grade diffuse large B-cell lymphoma presenting in acute leukemic phase (May)

An extreme example of focal bone marrow involvement in acute myeloid leukemia (April)

Aspergillus pseudomembranous necrotizing tracheitis (March)

Accessory splenules in autoimmune hemolytic anemia (February)

Progression of double-hit lymphoma in the midst of R-hyper CVAD (January)


Primary bone lymphoma involving bilateral tibia (September)

Salmonella-related mycotic aortic aneurysm heralding a diagnosis of multiple myeloma (August)

Sarcoidosis mimicking recurrent lymphoma (July)

Pathological bone fractures in a 20-year old athletic male with multifocal solitary plasmacytoma of bone (June)

Histiocytic sarcoma of the thyroid (May)

Diagnosis of a primary cardiac B-cell lymphoma (April)

Fatal disseminated intravascular coagulation in acute promyelocytic leukemia (March)

Uveitis as the initial manifestation of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (February)

Primary pulmonary diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (January)



Utility of 18F-FDG PET/CT in identifying terminal ileal myeloid sarcoma in an asymptomatic patient (December)

Blindness in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (September)

Splenic infarction in a patient with sickle cell trait and hereditary spherocytosis (August)

A mass originating from chronic pyothorax in the pleural cavity (July)

Patella plasmacytoma: An unusual localization (June)

Hairy cell leukemia presenting as a cranial mass (May)

Subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma with extracutaneous dissemination demonstrated on FDG PET/CT (April)

Bone marrow necrosis and sickle cell crisis associated with double heterozygosity for HbS and HbOARAB (March)



Bone Marrow Update


Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma involving bone marrow presenting with persistent anemia (June)


Relapse of liver amyloidosis 6 years after autologous stem cell transplantation (September)

Peripheral blood and bone marrow findings in B-cell lymphoma, unclassifiable with features intermediate between diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and Burkitt lymphoma (February)

Bone marrow trephine biopsy findings in acute promyelocytic leukemia (January)



Bone marrow trephine biopsy findings in myeloma with small-lymphoid cells andCCND1 translocation (December)

Bone marrow trephine biopsy findings in essential thrombocythemia (August)

Interference of high concentrations of immunoglobulin on stained blood and bone marrow smears in a case of plasma cell myeloma (June)

Bone marrow trephine biopsy findings in a case of myeloma with large immunoblast-like cells (May)

Bone marrow aspirate and trephine biopsy findings in lymphoplasmacytic lymphoma (March)

Bone marrow trephine biopsy findings in B acute lymphoblastic leukaemia of early precursor (Pro-B) subtype (February)

Myelophthisis in breast cancer (January)



Morphology Update


What is a promonocyte? (October)

Choreo-acanthocytosis (August)

Hyperlipidemia revealed by erythrocyte morphology (July)

Endothelial cells (June)

Dysplasia of all granulocyte lineages in myelodysplastic evolution of essential thrombocythemia (May)

South-East Asian ovalocytosis (page 328) (April)

Observation of auer rods in crushed cells helps in the diagnosis of acute promyelocytic leukemia (March)

Diagnosis of cystinosis from a bone marrow aspirate (February)

“Flatland: A romance of many dimensions” (January)


An unexpectedly bizarre blood film in hemoglobin H disease (December)

A dimorphic blood film as a sign of the onset of iron-deficient erythropoiesis in megaloblastic anemia (November)

Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura in a patient with hemoglobin E disease–the importance of timely examination of a blood film (October)

Diagnosis from a blood film following dog-bite (September)

Hemosiderin-containing plasma cells (August)

Hypoplastic presentation of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (July)

Diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus from a bone marrow aspirate (June)

The cause of sudden anemia revealed by the blood film (May)

Unexpected pancytopenia following treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (April)

An uncommon morphological variant of acute promyelocytic leukemia (March)

Malaria – one swallow makes a summer (February)

Bone marrow aspirate in Chédiak–Higashi syndrome (January)



Gray platelet syndrome (December)

Dysplastic basophils in the accelerated phase of chronic myelogenous leukemia (November)

Thrombotic microangiopathy complicating pegylated interferon treatment of hepatitis C infection (October)

Dysplastic macropolycytes in myelodysplasia-related acute myeloid leukemia (September)

Auer rods or McCrae rods? (August)

Pseudo-Chédiak-Higashi inclusions together with Auer rods in acute myeloid leukemia (July)

Myeloblasts with unusual morphology (June)

Neutropenia and anemia with reduced serum vitamin B12  (May)

Ineffective hemopoietic in beta thalassemia major visualised (April)

Malaria pigment (March)

Diagnosis of beta thalassemia major from bone marrow morphology (February)

A fat cell in a bone marrow aspirate (January)