Thurlbeck's Pathology of the Lung / Edition 3

Thurlbeck's Pathology of the Lung / Edition 3

by Andrew M. Churg, Jeffrey L. Myers, Henry D. Tazelaar, Joanne L. Wright
     
 

ISBN-10: 1588902889

ISBN-13: 9781588902887

Pub. Date: 06/08/2005

Publisher: Thieme

Thurlbeck's cornerstone textbook and reference on pulmonary pathology returns in a brand new edition! Updated with the latest advances in the field, this book will help you:

  • Save time with all-inclusive coverage of neoplastic, non-neoplastic, infectious, occupational/environmental, and developmental pathologies
  • Learn how molecular biology

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Overview

Thurlbeck's cornerstone textbook and reference on pulmonary pathology returns in a brand new edition! Updated with the latest advances in the field, this book will help you:

  • Save time with all-inclusive coverage of neoplastic, non-neoplastic, infectious, occupational/environmental, and developmental pathologies
  • Learn how molecular biology provides a greater understanding of lung development
  • Gain new insights into the diagnosis of neoplastic and non-neoplastic lung disease *Find pertinent information on clinical features, epidemiology, and pathogenetic mechanisms of lung disease

Comprehensive in its scope and authoritative in its scholarship, Thurlbeck's Pathology of the Lung is a virtual one-volume encyclopedia written by a 'who's who'of specialists. It is the one text that no pathologist, pulmonologist, or resident in either specialty can afford to be without.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588902887
Publisher:
Thieme
Publication date:
06/08/2005
Edition description:
3
Pages:
1032
Product dimensions:
11.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1The normal lung1
Ch. 2Lung growth and development39
Ch. 3Quantitative anatomy of the lung85
Ch. 4Lung biopsy, lung resection, and autopsy lung specimens : handling and diagnosis limitations95
Ch. 5Special techniques109
Ch. 6Pulmonary disorders in the neonate, infant, and child119
Ch. 7Bacterial infections of the lungs and upper airways173
Ch. 8Tuberculosis and other mycobacterial infections of the lung219
Ch. 9Viral infections of the respiratory tract249
Ch. 10Fungal diseases, including pneumocystis283
Ch. 11Protozoal and helminthic pulmonary disease315
Ch. 12Alveolar hemorrhage331
Ch. 13Pulmonary edema345
Ch. 14Adult respiratory distress syndrome355
Ch. 15Wegener's granulomatosis371
Ch. 16Churg-Strauss syndrome, microscopic polyangiitis, and other forms of pulmonary vasculitis391
Ch. 17Carcinoma of the lung413
Ch. 18Uncommon tumors of the lung481
Ch. 19Lymphoproliferative disorders535
Ch. 20Idiopathic interstitial pneumonias563
Ch. 21Other diffuse lung diseases601
Ch. 22Chronic airflow obstruction675
Ch. 23Lung transplant pathology743
Ch. 24Occupational lung disease769
Ch. 25Pulmonary vascular disease863
Ch. 26Diseases of the pleura991
Ch. 27Diagnostic lung cytology1041

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