Pathology of the Placenta, 3rd Edition

Pathology of the Placenta

3rd Edition

By Harold Fox, MD, FRCPath, FRCOG, Emeritus Professor of Reproductive Pathology, Department of Pathological Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK; and Neil Sebire, MB, BS, FRCPath, Consultant Pathologist, Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital, London, UK


The Development of the Placenta

Physiology of the Placenta

Abnormalities of Placentation

The Placenta in Multiple Pregnancy

Macroscopic Abnormalities of the Placenta

Histological Abnormalities of the Placenta

The Placenta in Pregnancies of Abnormal Duration

The Placenta in Maternal Disorders

The Placenta in Abnormalities and Disorders of the Fetus

The Placenta in Abortion

Infections and Inflammatory Lesions of the Placenta

Immunopathology of the Placenta

Non-Trophoblastic Tumours of the Placenta

Gestational Trophoblastic Disease

Pathology of the Umbilical Cord

Pathology of the Membranes

Pathological Examination of the Placenta

Placental Weight

Placental Biopsy

Medico-Legal Aspects of Placental Pathology