Bachelor's degree in Obstetrics (to qualify as an obstetrician)

Clinical Gynecologic Oncology - ONCOLOGIA EMATOLOGICA

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Name of lecturer
Massimiliano Bonifacio
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3° ANNO 1° SEMESTRE dal Nov 18, 2020 al Dec 22, 2020.

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Learning outcomes

Pathophysiology of hematopoiesis and hemostasis. Interpretation of hemogram. Fundamental concepts concerning classification, etiopathogenesis and clinical aspects of principal hematological diseases of obstetrical/gynecological interest, namely anemias, iron metabolism, thrombocytopenias, coagulation disorders, leukemias, lymphomas and stem cell transplantation.


- Definition and interpretation of hemogram
- Diagnostic tools in hematology
- Physiopathology of hemopoiesis: general principles
- Classification of anemias
- Iron-deficient anemia and iron metabolism
- Thalassemias
- Macrocitic anemias
- Hemolitic anemias
- Non malignant disorders (thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, thrombocytosis, eryhtrocytosis, leukocytosis)
- Acute leukemias and chronic leukemias
- Lymphomas and myeloma
- General principles of hemostasis
- Bleeding disorders
- Thrombosis and DIC
- Transfusion medicine and neonatal hemolytic anemia
- Indications about transfusions of blood components
- Autologous and allogeneic stem cell transplantation

Assessment methods and criteria

oral examination

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