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Diagnostic Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology

Drs. Christopher P. Crum, Marisa R. Nucci, and Kenneth R. Lee help you diagnose neoplastic and non-neoplastic lesions of the female reproductive tract with their comprehensive update of Diagnostic Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology. This 2nd Edition provides all of the latest guidance needed to accurately evaluate pathologic features and morphologic patterns. With 650+ new color images, an appendix with algorithms for the use of biomarkers, key points, diagnostic pearls, and more ...all now available with searchable online access…this title is a must-have for today’s pathologist.



Hardbound, 1216 Pages

Published: January 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0764-9


  • 1. Female Genital Tract Development and Disorders of Childhood

    2. Noninfectious Inflammatory Disorders of the Vulva

    3. Localized Vulvodynia

    4. Infectious Disorders of the Lower Genital Tract

    5. Benign Cysts, Rests, and Adnexal Tumors of the Vulva

    6. Squamous Neoplasia of the Vulva

    7. Glandular and Other Malignancies of the Vulva

    8. Melanocytic Lesions of the Vulva

    9. Soft Tissue Lesions of the Vulva and Vagina

    10. Diseases of the Anus

    11. Benign Conditions of the Vagina

    12. Epithelial and Mixed Epithelial-Stromal Neoplasms of the Vagina

    13. Cervical Squamous Neoplasia

    14. Glandular Neoplasia of the Cervix

    15. Neuroendocrine Carcinoma, Mixed Epithelial/Mesenchymal and Mesenchymal Tumors, and Miscellaneous Lesions of the Cervix

    16. Evaluation of the Cyclic Endometrium and Benign Endometrial Disorders

    17. Preinvasive Endometrial Neoplasia

    18. Altered Endometrial Differentiation (Metaplasia)

    19. Adenocarcinoma, Carcinosarcoma, and Other Epithelial Tumors of the Endometrium

    20. Ulterine Mesenchymal Tumors

    21. The Fallopian Tube and Borad Ligament

    22. Benign Conditions of the Ovary

    23. Disorders of the Peritoneum

    24. Pathogenesis of Ovarian Cancer

    25. Assessing Pelvic Cancer Risk and intercepting Early Malignancy

    26. Intraoperative Evaluation of Ovarian Tumors

    27. The Pathology of Pelvic-Ovarian Epithelial (Epithelial-Stromal) Tumors

    28. Pathology-Based Management and Outcome of Epithelial Tumors of the Ovary

    29. Germ Cell Tumors of the Ovary

    30. Sex Cord-Stromal and Miscellaneous Tumors of the Ovary

    31. Metastatic Tumors of the Ovary

    32. Complications of Previable Pregnancy

    33. Trophoblastic Neoplasia

    34. Evaluation of the Placenta

    35. Placental Correlates of Unanticipated Fetal Death

    36. Gestational Diseases and the Placenta

    Appendix I: Tumor, Nodes, Metastases (TNM), and FIGO Staging of Reproductive Tract Tumors

    Appendix II: Common Diagnostic Terms in Use in the Division of Women's and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital

    Appendix III: Diagnostic Variables Commonly Reported in Resected Genital Tract Neoplasms

    Appendix IV: Sample Reports from Brigham and Women's Hospital

    Appendix V: Commonly Used ICD-9 Codes



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