Hematology

The Hematology Department is located in Oncology Hospital as a branch of science belonging to the Department of Internal Diseases. 2 professors, 6 associate professors, 8 hematology specialists and 8 hematology sub-branch assistants works in our department. Hematology inpatient wards serve as two wards with 21 beds each, and B block as a 16-bed Bone Marrow Transplantation Unit. Both autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplants are performed in our Bone Marrow Transplant unit with a capacity of 16 beds. In addition, all allogeneic donor sources (sibling, non-relative, haplo identical) can be transplanted. Transplantation can be made to both national and international patients.

General hematology, patient outpatient clinic with follow-up, consultation, health committee, bone marrow transplantation, therapeutic apheresis patient evaluation polyclinics are active every day. In our apheresis unit, therapeutic plasmapheresis, therapeutic cytopheresis, lipid apheresis and stem cell harvesting are performed. In the MHC block, in our stem cell storage laboratory, stem cells and cellular therapy products of autologous and allogeneic transplant patients are kept. Chemotherapy, blood components and products transfusions and phlebotomy procedures are performed in the outpatient unit.

Diagnosis and Treatment Areas

The diagnosis and treatment of both benign and malignant diseases related to the Hematology Department are performed.

  • Acute Leukemias
  • Chronic Leukemias
  • Myeloproliferative diseases
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Lymphomas and Lymphoproliferative Diseases
  • Multiple Myeloma and other plasma cell diseases
  • Anemias, Bone marrow failure
  • Bleeding and coagulation disorders
  • Thrombophilia and other hematological diseases.

Which patients does the clinic look at?

  • Patients sent to our department for investigation with suspected hematological disease
  • Patients who have been diagnosed with a hematological disease and will be treated and followed up
  • Patients with abnormal blood tests performed before surgery
  • Patients with autologous or allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation indication
  • Patients with autologous or allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in our hospital
  • Patients with a diagnosis other than hematological disease, followed up by other departments and indicated for therapeutic apheresis
  • Featured transactions
  • Autologous and Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
  • Therapeutic apheresis procedures
  • Stem Cell Mobilization, collection and storage
  • Bone marrow biopsy and aspiration and evaluation of aspiration
  • Environmental blood smear (Peripheral smear) assessment