Rosai and Ackerman's Surgical Pathology

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  • Edition: 10th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-06-23
  • Publisher: Mosby Inc
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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 PowerPointŪ presentations.

Table of Contents

Gross Techniques in Surgical Pathology
Special Techniques in Surgical Pathology
Oral Cavity and Oropharynx
Mandible and Maxilla
Respiratory Tract: Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, and nasopharynx - Larynx and trachea - Lung and pleura
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Glands
Gastrointestinal Tract: Esophagus - Stomach - Small bowel - Appendix - Large bowel - Anus
Major and Minor Salivary Glands
Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts
Pancreas and Periampullary Region
Adrenal Gland and Other Paraganglia
Urinary Tract: Kidney, renal pelvis, and ureter - Bladder and male urethra
Male Reproductive System: Prostate and seminal vesicles - Testis - Testicular adnexae - Penis and scrotum
Female Reproductive System: Vulva - Vagina - Uterus-cervix and corpus - Fallopian tubes Ovary - Placenta
Lymph Nodes
Bone Marrow
Bone and Joints
Soft Tissues
Peritoneum, Retroperitoneum, and Related Structures
Cardiovascular System: Heart Arteries - Veins - Lymph vessels
Neuromuscular System: Central nervous system - Peripheral nerves - Skeletal muscles
Pituitary Gland
Eye and Ocular Adnexa
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