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Basic Immunology

By Guy Sherwood, M.D., 2014
A comprehensive review of immunology as it relates to WM.

Glossary and Abbreviations

Written & compiled by Guy Sherwood, M.D., Bret Blakeslee, Sue Herms, & Peter DeNardis, 2015.
This glossary is designed to help patients with WM learn and understand pertinent medical terms that relate to our disease.

Medical Tests

By Guy Sherwood, M.D., 2007. Revised by Sue Herms and Linda Nelson, 2016.
A reference booklet of medical terms and tests, this revision places particular emphasis on expanding the explanation of the Complete Blood Count and on Immunoglobulins. Tests for beta-2 microglobulin and light chains have been added, as has genetics testing.

Questions and Answers

Q&A cover

Revised 2010/2014 Guy Sherwood and Sue Herms
Revised 2017 Sue Herms and Linda Nelson

Designed to address common questions about Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia, this booklet, including a full glossary of terms, is a detailed companion to the IWMF webpage, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

Clinical Practice Guide for the Treatment of WM (Australia)

By Dipti Talaulikar, M.D., Constantine Tam, M.D., et al, 2016

This booklet is a consensus established by the Australian Medical Scientific Advisory Group, which consists of a panel of haematologists across Australia, and it is provided by  the IWMF Affiliate (WMozzies) in Australia.

Guide to WM (Germany)

By Christian Buske, M.D., and George Hess, M.D., 2014.
This booklet is provided by the IWMF-Affiliate Morbus Waldenstrom (MOWA) in Germany.

Guide to WM and LPL (UK)

By Shirley D'Sa, M.D., 2014, reviewed 2015.
This booklet is provided by the IWMF Affiliate Waldenstrom's UK (WMUK). The drugs mentioned in the booklet are noted by their generic names and by their UK-specific trade names and may/may not be available in UK/US (or elsewhere) unless in the context of a clinical trial.