Rosai and Ackerman's Surgical Pathology: Expert Consult: Online and Print / Edition 9

Rosai and Ackerman's Surgical Pathology: Expert Consult: Online and Print / Edition 9

by Juan Rosai
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323013422

ISBN-13: 9780323013420

Pub. Date: 03/23/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Rosai and Ackerman's Surgical Pathology presents comprehensive guidance on every aspect of the field. The New Edition of this two-volume masterwork retains the practical approach that has earned it a loyal following and widespread critical acclaim. At the same time, it delivers expanded and updated content on molecular pathology, immunohistochemical markers, and

Overview

Rosai and Ackerman's Surgical Pathology presents comprehensive guidance on every aspect of the field. The New Edition of this two-volume masterwork retains the practical approach that has earned it a loyal following and widespread critical acclaim. At the same time, it delivers expanded and updated content on molecular pathology, immunohistochemical markers, and cytopathological diagnosis. What's more, this definitive reference is now illustrated in full color throughout! Virtually all of its more than 3,900 illustrations are now in full color, providing unprecedented diagnostic assistance. A bonus CD-ROM delivers all of the book's illustrations in digital format.

• Uses a consistent, clinically oriented structure for each organ system chapter, describing anatomy · congenital anomalies · inflammatory disorders · and benign and malignant neoplasms, and then exploring clinical presentation · gross and microscopic features · ultrastructural and immunohistochemical findings · differential diagnosis · therapy · and prognosis for virtually every tumor type.
• Contains over 3,900 outstanding illustrations from Dr. Rosai's vast personal collection—nearly all in full color for the first time.
• Presents hundreds of diagnostic pearls detailing Dr. Rosai's expert observations on what to look for when examining a slide of each disease, what to be careful about, and which presentations can be misleading.
• Presents valuable appendices on tumor staging, quality control procedures, and the handling of gross specimens.

• Incorporates all of the major genetic molecular alterations that have recently been described in various types of tumors, especially those of clinical significance
• Delivers greatly expanded or rewritten information on immunohistochemical and genetic features.
• Provides a new chapter on special techniques, including a comprehensive catalog of immunohistochemical markers.
• Includes a new, bonus image bank CD-ROM containing all of the book's over 3,900 full-color illustrations and photomicrographs, easily downloadable for use in PowerPoint® presentations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323013420
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/23/2004
Edition description:
Book with CD-ROM
Pages:
3000
Sales rank:
1,006,533
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.50(h) x 5.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Gross Techniques in Surgical Pathology

Chapter 3 Special Techniques in Surgical Pathology

Chapter 4 Skin

Chapter 5 Oral Cavity and Oropharynx

Chapter 6 Mandible and Maxilla

Chapter 7 Respiratory Tract: Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, and nasopharynx - Larynx and trachea - Lung and pleura

Chapter 8 Mediastinum

Chapter 9 Thyroid Gland
Chapter 10 Parathyroid Glands

Chapter 11 Gastrointestinal Tract: Esophagus - Stomach - Small bowel - Appendix - Large bowel - Anus

Chapter 12 Major and Minor Salivary Glands

Chapter 13 Liver

Chapter 14 Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts

Chapter 15 Pancreas and Periampullary Region

Chapter 16 Adrenal Gland and Other Paraganglia

Chapter 17 Urinary Tract: Kidney, renal pelvis, and ureter - Bladder and male urethra

Chapter 18 Male Reproductive System: Prostate and seminal vesicles - Testis - Testicular adnexae - Penis and scrotum

Chapter 19 Female Reproductive System: Vulva - Vagina - Uterus—cervix and corpus - Fallopian tubes
Ovary - Placenta

Chapter 20 Breast

Chapter 21 Lymph Nodes

Chapter 22 Spleen

Chapter 23 Bone Marrow

Chapter 24 Bone and Joints

Chapter 25 Soft Tissues

Chapter 26 Peritoneum, Retroperitoneum, and Related Structures

Chapter 27 Cardiovascular System: Heart
Arteries - Veins - Lymph vessels

Chapter 28 Neuromuscular System: Central nervous system - Peripheral nerves - Skeletal muscles

Chapter 29 Pituitary Gland

Chapter 30 Eye and Ocular Adnexa

Chapter 31 Ear

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