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  1. Build a Strong Health Care Team

    ... your care. Some people ask their oncologist or hematologist to serve as their care coordinator. Others work with their ... Chances are you've already seen a hematologist or a hematologist- oncologist (hem/onc for short). They ...

    Topic section last updated 05/30/2018 - 5:47pm.

  2. Alaskan Goes Home for Treatment and a Fresh Start

    ... rare disease for someone of my age). I was referred to a hematologist for the first of many visits because of low blood counts. ... I was in great pain) until I received an approval from a hematologist.  From that referral, I was required to have multiple weekly ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:17am.

  3. A Story of Hope

    ... she consulted with her doctor and was then referred to a hematologist .  They were all baffled. Six weeks before her delivery ... week and half in the hospital.” Emma returned to her hematologist just one week later. “He had never seen a patient with the ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:39am.

  4. Since my diagnosis, my mission has been to fight back

    ... to celebrate my in-laws’ 50th anniversary; however, my hematologist wouldn't allow me to go until a bone marrow biopsy was ... long months and numerous tests, I was finally referred to a hematologist at Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, California. I was ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:40am.

  5. Aplastic Anemia Patient “Just Focused on Beating It”

    ... It was my doctor telling me she was referring me to a hematologist / oncologist because she thought I might have leukemia. ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 12:49pm.

  6. My Son, the Athlete and Survivor

    ... of Minnesota, and we are consulting with a pediatric hematologist in Fargo, North Dakota for monitoring. With Sam's aplastic ... not in a condition that warrants any major treatments. His hematologist is 5 hours from where we live, so a majority of the bloodwork is ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 04/26/2018 - 10:04am.

  7. Paige Cranwell: "My Half-Match Miracle"

    ... diagnosed with severe aplastic anemia . The hematologist / oncologist said that I needed immediate treatment, ... center. Two days later I met with a Dr. Amy DeZern a hematologist at the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 09/28/2018 - 12:08pm.

  8. Ron Carlsen Beats Early Onset MDS; Grapples with Post-Transplant GVHD

    ... on what might be happening, but soon I was referred to a hematologist / oncologist . This is when a bone marrow biopsy ... In October 2006, not happy with these results, my primary hematologist/oncologist sent me back to University of Wisconsin (UW) Hospital ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 07/25/2018 - 10:28am.

  9. Flu Season Update

    ... common during the upcoming season. Consult with your hematologist about whether you should get a flu shot. Your doctor will ... diseases that compromise your immune system should ask their hematologist/ oncologist if pneumococcal shots are needed. There ...

    Facts for Life last updated 02/01/2018 - 3:49pm.

  10. SAA Patient Contributes to NIH Research

    ... showed my low blood counts. I was then sent to the local hematologist who did my very first bone marrow biopsy . When the ... send me to the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. My hematologist there ran a whole new set of tests that I had never heard of ...

    Patient Chronicle last updated 07/31/2018 - 1:14pm.