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The Hematology Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital provides state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic care with an emphasis on molecular explanations and solutions to disease. Clinical disorders of particular interest include: erythropoiesis, coagulation, hematologic malignancies, stem cell transplantation, myeloproliferative/myelodysplastic syndromes, dysproteinemias, hemoglobinopathies, and hematologic disorders associated with various systemic diseases.
Comprehensive services available from Laboratory Medicine and Hematopathology complement the service and insure a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosis. Faculty are board certified in Hematology and actively participate in clinical research efforts with Yale Cancer Center. Blood banking, phlebotomy, and pheresis services include all the modalities necessary for excellent care for hematologic disorders. Nurse specialists focusing on hematology/oncology patients are an essential part of the health care team.