Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression / Edition 2

Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression / Edition 2

by Christine J. Ko, Ronald J. Barr
     
 

The atlas that helps you differentiate visually similar diseases

Written from a trainee's perspective, the second edition of Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression uses more than 800 high resolution color images to introduce a simple and effective way to defuse the confusion caused by dermatopathology slides. Focused on commonly tested

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Overview

The atlas that helps you differentiate visually similar diseases

Written from a trainee's perspective, the second edition of Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression uses more than 800 high resolution color images to introduce a simple and effective way to defuse the confusion caused by dermatopathology slides. Focused on commonly tested entities, and using low- to high-power views, this atlas emphasizes the key differences between visually similar diseases by using appearance as the starting point for diagnosis.

The Second Edition provides:

  • 800 high resolution photographs
  • 'Key Differences' to train the eye on distinctive diagnostic features
  • Disease-based as well as alphabetical indexes
  • 30 new disease entities

Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression, Second Edition, introduces a simple and effective way for you to approach dermatopathology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470657119
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/08/2011
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Chapter 1 Shape on Low Power.

Polypoid.

Square/rectangular.

Regular acanthosis.

Pseudoepitheliomatous hyperplasia above abscesses.

Proliferation downward from epidermis.

Central pore.

Palisading reactions.

Space with a lining.

Cords and tubules.

Papillated dermal tumor.

Circular dermal islands.

(Suggestion of) vessels.

Chapter 2 Top–Down.

Hyperkeratosis.

Parakeratosis.

Upper epidermal changes.

Acantholysis.

Eosinophilic spongiosis.

Subepidermal space/cleft.

Perivascular infiltrate.

Band-like upper dermal infiltrate.

Interface reaction.

Dermal material.

Change in fat.

Chapter 3 Cell Type.

Clear.

Melanocytic.

Spindle.

Giant.

Chapter 4 Color Blue.

Blue tumor.

Blue infiltrate.

Mucin and glands or ducts.

Mucin.

Chapter 5 Color Pink.

Pink material.

Pink dermis.

Epidermal necrosis.

Chapter 6 Appendix by Pattern.

Chapter 7 Index by Histological Category

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