Wheater's Basic Pathology: A Text, Atlas and Review of Histopathology, With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 5th Edition

Wheater's Basic Pathology: A Text, Atlas and Review of Histopathology

5th Edition With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

By Barbara Young, BSc, Med Sci(Hons), PhD, MB, BChir, MRCP, FRCPA, Consultant Pathologist, Dept of Anatomical Pathology, Hunter Area Pathology Service, Newcastle, NSW, Australia ; Geraldine O'Dowd, BSc(Hons), MBChB(Hons), MRCPath, Consultant Diagnostic Pathologist, Lanarkshire NHS Board, Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK and William Stewart, BSc, MBChB, PhD, DipFMS, MRCPath, Consultant Neuropathologist & Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Department of Neuropathology, Institute of Neurological Sciences, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK


Preface to the fifth edition vii

Preface to the first edition viii

Acknowledgements ix

Dedication x

PART 1 BASIC PATHOLOGICAL PROCESSES 1

  1. Introduction 2
  2. Acute inflammation, hearing and repair 12
  3. Chronic inflammation 27
  4. Infections of histological importance 37
  5. Amyloidosis 54
  6. Disorders of growth 59
  7. Dysplasia and neoplasia 65
  8. Atherosclerosis 86
  9. Thrombosis and embolism 95
  10. Infarction 103
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    PART 2 BASIC SYSTEMS PATHOLOGY 111

  12. Cardiovascular system 112
  13. Respiratory system 126
  14. Gastrointestinal system 140
  15. Liver and pancreaticobiliary system 164
  16. Urinary system 177
  17. Lymphoid and haematopoietic systems 197
  18. Female reproductive system 216
  19. Breast 236
  20. Male reproductive system 246
  21. Endocrine system 254
  22. Skin 266
  23. Bone and soft tissues 281
  24. Nervous system 298

Appendix 1 -- Notes on commonly used staining methods 316

Appendix 2 -- Glossary of Pathological Terms 318

Index 323