Ideal for practicing pathologists and pathologists-in-training, Diagnostic Pathology: Gynecological is an easy-to-use, comprehensive reference filled with succinct information and thousands of detailed images on topics concerning common and uncommon entities involving the female genital tract. This volume in the Diagnostic Pathology series offers you a practical guide to diagnosing every challenging gynecological biopsy that you encounter in your daily practice.
Bulleted but highly detailed text facilitates quick, accurate diagnoses
Diagnostically relevant "Key Facts" for each entity
Pathologic diagnostic pearls highlight important points and potential pitfalls
Superior medical images including gross and microscopic pathology, a wide range of supportive immunohistochemistry, and detailed medical illustrations with numerous examples of morphologic findings
Coverage of uncommonly discussed topics such as inflammatory diseases of the vulva are covered by experts in the field of dermatopathology
Latest information on classification of squamous lesions of the distal female genital tract
The differential diagnosis section of each chapter examines the role of immunohistochemistry as well as other ancillary techniques in gynecologic pathology
Selected key references-both classic and new publications-provide more in-depth reading
Hot topics covered include: serous carcinoma of the fallopian tube including STIC, low- and high-grade serous carcinoma of the ovary, high-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma, endometrial intraepithelial neoplasia/atypical endometrial hyperplasia, and invasive adenocarcinoma of the cervix, intestinal and gastric types
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By Marisa R. Nucci, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Associate Pathologist, Division of Women’s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Consultant Pathologist, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Associate Member, Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Sarcoma Program, Boston, Massachusetts and Esther Oliva, MD, Pathologist, Massachusetts General Hospital; Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
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