Intraocular Tumors: An Atlas and Text / Edition 2

Intraocular Tumors: An Atlas and Text / Edition 2

by Carol L. Shields
     
 

Written by world-renowned authorities in ocular oncology at the Wills Eye Institute, this text/atlas is a comprehensive pictorial and textual guide to the clinical features, pathology, diagnosis, and management of intraocular tumors and pseudotumors. It features 2,346 photographs and surgical drawings—2,084 in full color—that depict the clinical

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Written by world-renowned authorities in ocular oncology at the Wills Eye Institute, this text/atlas is a comprehensive pictorial and textual guide to the clinical features, pathology, diagnosis, and management of intraocular tumors and pseudotumors. It features 2,346 photographs and surgical drawings—2,084 in full color—that depict the clinical variations, histopathologic characteristics, and treatment of all benign and malignant lesions that affect the uveal tract, retina, and other intraocular structures. This edition is greatly expanded and thoroughly updated and contains over 50 percent new material.

Each entity is presented in an easy-to-follow format: a concise description with references on the left-hand page and six illustrations on the right-hand page. The detail-revealing photographs vividly depict the gross and microscopic features that distinguish each condition. Professional drawings and intraoperative photographs demonstrate key surgical principles and procedures.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781775809
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
11/01/2007
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

TUMORS OF THE UVEAL TRACT

Congenital Uveal Lesions

Melanocytic Tumors of Iris Stroma

Conditions That Simulate Iris Melanoma

Iris Cysts

Choroidal Nevus

Melanocytoma of the Optic Disc and Posterior Uvea

Posterior Uveal Melanoma: Clinical Features

Posterior Uveal Melanoma: Pathology

Posterior Uveal Melanoma: Diagnostic Approaches

Posterior Uveal Melanoma: Management

Non-Neoplastic Conditions That Can Simulate Posterior Uveal Melanoma and Other Intraocular Neoplasms

Metastatic Tumors to the Uvea, Retina, and Optic Disc

Vascular Tumors and Malformations of the Uvea

Osseous, Myogenic, Neurogenic, Fibrous, and Histiocytic Tumors of the Uvea

TUMORS OF THE SENSORY RETINA

Retinoblastoma: Introduction, Genetics, Clinical Features, Classification

Retinoblastoma: Diagnostic Approaches

Retinoblastoma: Pathology

Management of Retinoblastoma

Lesions That Can Simulate Retinoblastoma

Vascular Tumors of the Retina and Optic Disc

Glial Tumors of the Retina and Optic Disc

MISCELLANEOUS INTRAOCULAR TUMORS

Tumors and Related Lesions of the Pigment Epithelium

Tumors of the Nonpigmented Ciliary Epithelium

Intraocular Lymphoid Tumors and Leukemias

Surgical Management of Intraocular Tumors

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