Surgical Pathology of the Nervous System and its Coverings / Edition 3

Surgical Pathology of the Nervous System and its Coverings / Edition 3

by Peter Burger, Bernd W. Scheithauer, F. Stephen Vogel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0443086877

ISBN-13: 9780443086878

Pub. Date: 10/15/1990

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The most comprehensive book on this subject, this essential resource explores diagnostic and differential diagnostic criteria for all neoplastic, inflammatory, and infectious diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. Inside the 4th Edition, readers will find expanded coverage of infectious and inflammatory diseases*the latest knowledge on dementia

Overview

The most comprehensive book on this subject, this essential resource explores diagnostic and differential diagnostic criteria for all neoplastic, inflammatory, and infectious diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. Inside the 4th Edition, readers will find expanded coverage of infectious and inflammatory diseases*the latest knowledge on dementia and seizures*new information on the molecular and pathogenetic aspects of brain tumors*and many other vital updates!

  • Two new chapters: (Chapter 5) The Brain-Stereotactically-Directed Needle Biopsy and (Chaper 6) The Brain-Surgery for Seizures.
  • Includes new or expanded coverage of infectious and inflammatory diseases, rare prion diseases and dementia.
  • Revises and updates the brain tumour section to include new entities and to detail the relation of brain tumours to the underlying molecular and pathogenetic features associated with these diseases.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443086878
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/15/1990
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
751
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. - Skull and Related Soft Tissues
Chapter 2. - Intracranial Meninges
Chapter 3. - The Brain - Inflammatory Disorders
Chapter 4. - The Brain – Tumors
Chapter 5. - The Brain – Stereotactically Directed Needle Biopsy
Chapter 6. - The Brain – Surgery for Seizures
Chapter 7. - The Brain – Vascular Disease
Chapter 8. - The Brain – Biopsy for Dementia
Chapter 9. - Region of the Sella Turcica
Chapter 10. - Spine and Epidural Space
Chapter 11. - Spinal Meninges, Spinal Nerve Roots, and Spinal Cord
Chapter 12. - Peripheral Nerve

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