Modern Surgical Pathology E-Book

Modern Surgical Pathology E-Book

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Modern Surgical Pathology, 2nd Edition presents today's most complete, current, and practical assistance in evaluating and signing out surgical specimens. Nearly 3,000 high-quality color pathology images provide a crystal-clear basis for comparison to any sample you see under the microscope. Clinical, gross, microscopic, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic features are integrated as appropriate for all tumors and tumor-like lesions, addressing all of the investigative contexts relevant to formulating an accurate diagnosis. Edited by four leading surgical pathologists - Noel Weidner, MD, Richard J. Cote, MD, Saul Suster, MD and Lawrence M. Weiss, MD - with contributions from more than 70 other experts, Modern Surgical Pathology, 2nd Edition delivers the well-rounded, well-organized, richly illustrated, user-friendly guidance you need to efficiently arrive at confident diagnoses for even the most challenging lesions.
  • Contributions from many leading surgical pathologists give you well-rounded, expert answers to any question that you may face.
  • Clinical, gross, microscopic, immunohistochemical, and molecular genetic features are correlated as appropriate for every type of surgical pathology specimen, addressing all of the investigative contexts relevant to formulating an accurate diagnosis and thereby ensuring a completely accurate surgical report.
  • Nearly 3,000 brand-new, high-quality color pathology images provide a crystal-clear basis for comparison to any specimen you see under the microscope.
  • A completely rewritten section on the female reproductive tract offers many more illustrations of common entities to help you more easily distinguish between tumors and tumor-like lesions.
  • Expanded coverage of non-neoplastic diseases and disorders makes it easier to recognize benign conditions that can mimic malignancy.
  • The latest classification schemes and criteria for malignancy, incorporated throughout, enable you to include the most current gradings in your reports.
  • A new, more consistent organization explores anatomy/histology, gross and microscopic appearance, adjunct techniques, diagnosis, and differential diagnosis for each neoplastic or non-neoplastic lesion, facilitating rapid consultation in the reporting room.
  • An increased number of differential diagnosis and classification tables expedite diagnosis.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781437719581
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 07/08/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 2432
File size: 209 MB
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About the Author

Dr. Suster is a Professor and Chairman Emiritus, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin. He is a senior faculty member in the division of Anatomic Pathology. He serves as director of bone and soft tissue pathology and as a member of the thoracic and endocrine pathology subspecialty services. Dr. Suster was recently named in U.S. News&World Report's Top Doctors List for 2012-2013 and is among the top 1 % of Pathologists in the nation. Dr. Suster has also ranked for the past 5 years in Castle Connolly's "America's Top Doctors" and "America's Top Doctors for Cancer", as well as being listed in" Who's who in America."

Table of Contents

Part I: The Surgical Pathology Laboratory

1. Gross Room and Specimen Handling
Lucien E. Nochomovitz

2. Intraoperative Consultations in Surgical Pathology
Mahendra Ranchod

3. The Surgical Pathology Report
Debra Hawes, Richard J. Cote, Noel Weidner

4. Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information Systems
Anil V. Parwani, Eric Schubert, William Gross, John Gilbertson, Michael J. Becich

5. Immunohistochemistry
Debra Hawes, Shan-Rong Shi, David J. Dabbs, Clive R. Taylor, Richard J. Cote

6. Role of Electron Microscopy in Modern Diagnostic Surgical Pathology
Robert A. Erlandson

7. Molecular Biology
Sharon P. Wilczynski

8. The Essential Quality Improvement and Educational Programs in Surgical Pathology
Robert R. Rickert

9. Medicolegal Issues in Surgical Pathology
David B.Troxel

Part 2: Head and Neck

10. Nasal Cavity, Paranasal Sinuses, and Nasopharynx
Bruce M. Wenig, Mary Richardson

11. Larynx
Lester D.R. Thompson

12. Salivary Glands
Gary L. Ellis, Paul L. Auclair

13. Ear and Temporal Bone
Bruce M. Wenig

14. Oral Cavity and Jaws
Noel Weidner, Kurt Matthews, Joseph A. Regezi

Part 3: Thoracic System

15. Lung
Saul Suster, Cesar A. Moran

16. Serosal Membranes
Lawrence M. Weiss

17. Mediastinum
Saul Suster, Cesar A. Moran

18. Heart and Blood Vessels
Allen Burke, Renu Virmani

Part 4: Breast

19. Breast
Noel Weidner

Part 5: Gastrointestinal Tract

20. Esophagus
Christopher A. Moskaluk

21. Stomach
David Lewin, Klaus J. Lewin (deceased)

22. Small Intestine
David Lewin, Klaus J. Lewin (deceased)

23. Large Intestine (Colon)
Robert E. Petras, Wendy Frankel

24. Appendix
Norman J. Carr, Leslie H. Sobin

25. Anus
David A. Owen

26. Pancreas
Ralph H. Hruban, Noriyoshi Fukushima, Robb E. Wilentz

27. Liver
M. Kay Washington

28. Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts
M. Kay Washington

Part 6: Urinary Tract and Male Genital System

29. Non-Neoplastic Kidney
Sharda G. Sabnis, Michael N. Koss, W.B. Ross, Zdena Pavlova

30. Renal Neoplasia
John N. Eble, Liang Cheng

31. Bladder and Urethra
Richard J. Cote, Anirban P. Mitra, Mahul B. Amin

32. Prostate
David G. Bostwick, Isabelle Meiers

33. Penis and Scrotum
Pheroze Tamboli, Antonio L. Cubilla, Mahul B. Amin

34. Testis and Paratestis Including Spermatic Cord
Satish K. Tickoo, Pheroze Tamboli, Nancy E. Warner, Mahul B. Amin

Part 7: Female Reproductive System

35. Vulva and Vagina
Juan C. Felix, R. Tucker Burks, Charles A. Amezcua

36. Cervix
Juan C. Felix, Thomas C. Wright, Jr., Charles A. Amezcua

37. Uterus
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson

38. Fallopian Tubes and Broad Ligament
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson

39. Ovaries
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson

40. Gestational Pathology
Cynthia G. Kaplan

Part 8: Hematolymphoid System

41. Lymph Nodes
Karen L. Chang, Daniel A. Arber, Lawrence M. Weiss

42. Spleen
Daniel A. Arber

43. Bone Marrow
Daniel A. Arber

Part 9: Endocrine System

44. Thyroid and Parathyroid
Loretta L.Y. Tse, John K.C. Chan

45. Adrenal Gland
Lawrence M. Weiss, Sean K. Lau

Part 10: Soft Tissue and Skeletal System

46. Soft Tissues
Lawrence M. Weiss

47. Joint and Bone Pathology
Noel Weidner, Grace Y. Lin, Michael Kyriakos

Part 11: Skin

48. Inflammatory Skin Conditions
José Antonio Plaza, Victor G. Prieto

49. Tumors of the Skin
Saul Suster, Tai-Yuen Wong, Martin C. Mihm, Jr.

Part 12: Nervous System

50. Pituitary
David R. Hinton, Sylvia L. Asa

51. Central Nervous System Tumors
Mahlon D. Johnson, James B. Atkinson

52. The Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Thomas A. Tousseyn, Jeffrey P. Simko, David A. Gaskin, Stephen J. DeArmond

53. Muscle and Nerve Biopsy
James B. Atkinson, Mahlon D. Johnson, Thomas W. Bouldin, William O. Whetsell, Jr.

54. Eye and Ocular Adnexa
Somsiri Sukavatcharin, Narsing A. Rao

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