From The Advisory Board

From the Advisory Board

From the Advisory Board

The bone marrow aspirate is replaced by hypergranulated abnormal promyelocytes (MacNeal Tetrachrome 100x).

A 47-Year-Old Woman with Pancytopenia After Treatment with Radioiodine Therapy

By Justin M. Watts, MD; Peter Maslak, MD; Martin S. Tallman, MD A 47-year-old woman presented for evaluation of pancytopenia. She had been diagnosed with papillary thyroid cancer 18 months earlier and underwent total thyroidectomy followed by radioiodine (I-131) ablation for nodal and small pulmonary metastases. Cumulative dose of radioactive iodine was 312 mCi. She…

A 52-Year-Old Man With a Lesion in His Nose

By Barbara Ann Burtness, MD A 52-year-old man who lives in the Midwest presents with a lesion in his nose. He has an extensive history of sun exposure and a 35 pack-year smoking history. The patient sought attention from an otolaryngologist, who cultured the lesion in the right upper medial nasal vestibule but noted “no…
Dr Isabel Cunningham discusses some of the important studies presented at the 2016 ASH meeting.

A Glimpse of ASH

Dr Isabel Cunningham discusses some of the important studies presented at the 2016 ASH meeting.