Do you faint at the site of blood? If yes you may not be hematologist material, but at least you can learn about it here. Lymphomas, leukemias, and other disorders of the blood are discussed. If there is a something you'd like us to write about shoot us an email.
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- Blood Types - What does type A or type AB or type O blood mean? Why are people with type O blood universal red blood cell donors? Why are people with type AB blood universal plasma donors? Figure it all out here by reading this article...
- Hodgkin's Lymphoma (Hodgkin's Disease) - Hodgkin's disease is a cancer of white blood cells. Learn about the different types, the signs and symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treated.
- Sickle Cell Anemia/Disease - Sickle cell disease is a disorder of red blood cells (erythrocytes) that can cause many problems. Learn about what causes it and what complications can occur as a result.