Where this hairy cell leukaemia information comes from
On this page are the major sources of information that we use to put together this section.
All our information is checked by cancer specialists who specialise in treating cancer. The names of our specialist reviewers are at the end of this list. We also try to find patients to review all our sections. If you have had hairy cell leukaemia, live in the UK and would like to become a patient reviewer, you can write to us by clicking on contact us.
Cancer Research UK
US National Cancer Institute
Information on the treatment of hairy cell leukaemia
Principles and practice of oncology (10th edition)
De Vita VT, Lawrence SL and Rosenberg SA
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2015
Cancer and its management (6th edition)
Hochauser D and Tobias J
Guidelines on the diagnosis and therapy of hairy cell leukaemia (2012)
British Committee for Standards in Haematology, British Society of Haematology
Referral for suspected cancer. A clinical practice guideline.
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE), June 2005
Link to the referral guidelines on the NICE website
Dr Nilima Parry-Jones
Dee McLean, McDee Art, Medical Illustration
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