Gastrointestinal Pathology: An Atlas and Text

Gastrointestinal Pathology: An Atlas and Text

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Completely updated for its Third Edition, this full-color text/atlas is a comprehensive reference on gastrointestinal pathology in adults and pediatric patients. The book integrates pathologic analyses of specimens with anatomic, clinical, radiologic, pathophysiologic, and microbiologic information to give readers a clear understanding of each disease process. The outstanding selection of over 3,000 illustrations includes gross and microscopic photographs, electron micrographs, radiographs, and line drawings. Chapters cover non-neoplastic and neoplastic lesions of each anatomic section and disorders affecting multiple anatomic sites. This edition includes many new illustrations, significant updates on mesenchymal tumors, motility disorders, and inflammatory bowel disease, and new information on molecular biologic changes in various disorders. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and an image bank.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780397516407
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 12/28/1998
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 1312
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 11.30(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

  1. General Organization of the Gastrointestinal Tract
  2. Esophagus: Normal Anatomy
  3. Esophagus: Nonneoplastic
  4. Esophagus: Neoplastic Lesions
  5. Stomach: Normal Anatomy
  6. Stomach: Nonneoplastic Lesions
  7. Stomach: Neoplastic Lesions
  8. Small Intestine: Normal Anatomy
  9. Small Intestine: Nonneoplastic Lesions
  10. Small Intestine: Neoplastic Lesions
  11. Appendix: Normal Anatomy
  12. Appendix: Nonneoplastic Lesions
  13. Appendix: Neoplastic Lesions
  14. AIDS-Related Diseases
  15. Motility Disorders
  16. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  17. Polyposis Syndromes
  18. Colon: Normal Anatomy
  19. Colon: Nonneoplastic Lesions
  20. Colon: Neoplastic Lesions
  21. Anus: Normal Anatomy
  22. Anus: Nonneoplastic Lesions
  23. Anus: Neoplastic Lesions
  24. Malignant Lymphomas and Hemtologic Malignancies
  25. Mesenchymal Neoplasms
  26. Cytology of the Gastrointestinal Tract

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