Clinical Haematology at Queen Elizabeth
Clinical haematology is the diagnosis and management of a wide range of blood, bone marrow, lymph node and spleen disorders. This ranges from benign disorders through to haematological malignancies requiring chemotherapy.
Services are provided in the Macmillan Brook Unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, which combines a chemotherapy service with a blood transfusion service.
The Macmillan Brook Unit is located towards the west entrance of the main hospital site. The chemotherapy day unit is open 8.30am–6pm Monday to Friday. Ward 21 for inpatients has two beds for day patients eg those having blood transfusions.
Appointments/receptionist: T: 0208 836 5054
Chemotherapy Day Unit: T: 020 8836 5310
Ward 21: T: 020 8836 5317
What conditions does the department treat?
We treat a number of conditions including:
- Breast cancer
- Colon cancer
- Urological cancer
- Upper GI cancer
- Lung cancer
- Myeloproliferative diseases
Sickle cell and thalassaemia service
The document below provides information about the sickle cell and thalassaemia service for adults and young people aged 16 or more at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust and in the community.