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he·ma·tol·o·gy

 (hē′mə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the blood and bone marrow.

he′ma·to·log′ic (-tə-lŏj′ĭk), he′ma·to·log′i·cal adj.
he′ma·to·log′i·cal·ly adv.
he′ma·tol′o·gist n.
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he•ma•tol•o•gy

(ˌhi məˈtɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of the nature, function, and diseases of the blood and of blood-forming organs.
[1805–15]
he`ma•to•log′ic (-tlˈɒdʒ ɪk) he`ma•to•log′i•cal, adj.
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hematology, haematology

the branch of medical science that studies the morphology of the blood and blood-forming tissues. — hematologist, haematologist, n.hematologie, haematologic, hematological, haematological, adj.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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hematology

The branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the blood.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hematology - the branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the blood and blood-forming organshematology - the branch of medicine that deals with diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Translations
hematologie

he·ma·tol·o·gy

n. hematología, ciencia que estudia la sangre y los órganos que intervienen en la formación de ésta.
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hematology

n hematología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa de la sangre y sus enfermedades
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Life-threatening hemorrhagic pneumonia caused by Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia in the treatment of hematologic diseases. Ann Hematol 2014;93:901-11.
It may be confused with multiple hematologic diseases. The diagnosis may be difficult when it occurs in areas other than those where it is frequently epidemiologically observed.
Certain groups of patients are at higher risk of developing severe or complicated disease and needs to be tested and treated with specific antiviral medications including pregnant women, children under 59 months, elderly people with co-morbidities, individuals with chronic medical conditions such as chronic cardiac, pulmonary, renal, metabolic, neurodevelopmental, liver or hematologic diseases and patients with immunosuppressive conditions such as HIV/AIDS, receiving chemotherapy or steroids, or malignancy.
Certain groups of patients are at higher risk of developing severe or complicated disease and needs to be tested and treated with specific antiviral medications including Pregnant women, children under 59 months, elderly people more so with co-morbidities, individuals with chronic medical conditions (such as chronic cardiac, pulmonary, renal, metabolic, neurodevelopmental, liver or hematologic diseases) and patients with immunosuppressive conditions (such as HIV/AIDS, receiving chemotherapy or steroids, or malignancy).
Speaking to The Express Tribune, Doctor of Medicine Dr Amjad Islam, who runs a private clinic, said that pregnant women, children under 59 months, the elderly, individuals with chronic medical conditions (such as chronic cardiac, pulmonary, renal, metabolic, neurodevelopmental, liver or hematologic diseases) and individuals with immunosuppressive conditions (such as HIV/AIDS, receiving chemotherapy or steroids, or malignancy) are at a greater risk of contracting the disease.
Squarcia et al., "Laparoscopic splenectomy for hematologic diseases: a preliminary analysis performed on the Italian Registry of Laparoscopic Surgery of the Spleen (IRLSS)," Surgical Endoscopy, vol.
Moreover, with the development of diagnostics as well as screening technologies, diseases can be detected and treated earlier, which will significantly improve the prognosis of diseases, especially in hematologic diseases, tumors, and cardiovascular diseases.
A portion of all proceeds will be given to the organisation Istera Irthe i Anixi, a non-profit organisation that supports people with hematologic diseases.