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A look at this disorder with information about the blood, the causes, the different types, symptoms and the treatment.

A list of various drugs that may cause neutropenia provided by

Aims to coordinate efforts to promote awareness and education about neutropenia and provides a support system for individuals and families affected.

Factsheet for doctors on how to approach a patient with neutropenia, and other management issues.

Information and support for those with immune thrombocytopenic purpura and other low platelet disorders

A guide for patients. A description of this disease followed by an in depth look.

A UK-based charity which provides care and information. Research findings, pain management techniques, and teaching resources.

A non-profit organisation based in Cleveland Ohio whose objectives are to raise awareness of the condition. Features educational material, FAQs, support groups and a message board.

Education, advocacy and other initiatives which promote awareness and support for sickle cell programs and patients.

A resource for education, guidance and support for people who have or suspect they have von Willebrand disease. Offers personalized tools, information resources, and community support.

Scott Hamilton’s chemotherapy site offers general treatment information for cancer patients.

Features information, treatments, links, and provides online community support for a wide range of different types of cancer.

Periodical which supplies news and current information about the state of research and treatment.

Book excerpts covering such topics as psychosocial issues, support, nutrition, pain control and spirituality.

Provides an orientation to help motivated patients begin to actively engage their disease and their health care team.

An online 'zine for patients and professionals.

Provides access to articles and links that are oncology related.

Articles and links pertaining to many related topics.

Service which provides access to news articles and reports about recent research activity. Registration required.

Directory of cancer specialists and hematologists.

A patient-centered forum of national advocacy organizations addressing public policy issues.

Links-based guide to Internet resource.

Gives general information including a discussion of treatment options on a range of tumors. Provides links and a directory of resources.

Research and education in all measures of care for patients with these diseases.

NCCN is a not-for-profit alliance of centers that develops practice guidelines to help in making informed treatment decisions.

Web-based resource that presents information on a number of the less common cancers.

Provides educational information on therapy for cancer patients, including chemo side-effects. Sponsored by the Amgen firm.

Multimedia guide on the biology of cancer. Offers interviews with researchers, and animations on the underlying science.

Patient information from the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Includes cancer types, treatments, survivorship, advocacy, resources, podcasts, and news.

Disseminates educational programming in a multimedia electronic clips format. Requires registration for complete access.