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Ocular Pathology

Comprehensive, yet concise and clinically oriented, this new edition brings you the very latest advances of every aspect of ocular pathology. From discussions of molecular biology and genetics, to new sections on age-related macular degeneration and complications of refractive surgery, to revised chapters, the latest imaging modalities, and so much more, this 6th edition will surely keep you on top of your field. Complementing the text is a world-renowned collection of common and unusual ocular conditions and a DVD containing valuable educational tools.

Hardbound, 784 Pages

Published: November 2008

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-04232-1

Contents

  • 1. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PATHOLOGY

    Inflammation
    Immunobiology
    Cellular and Tissue Reactions


    2. CONGENITAL ANOMALIES

    Phakamatoses (Disseminated Hereditary Hamartomas)
    Chromosomal Aberrations
    Infectious Embryopathy
    Drug Embryopathy
    Other Congenital Anomalies


    3. NONGRANULOMATOUS INFLAMMATION:
    UVEITIS, ENDOPHTHALMITIS, PANOPHTHALMITIS, AND SEQUELAE


    Classification
    Suppurative Endophthalmitis and Panophthalmitis
    Nonsuppurative, Chronic Nongranulomatous Uveitis and Endophthalmitis
    Sequelae of Uveitis, Endophthalmitis, and Panophthalmitis
    End Stage of Diffuse Ocular Diseases


    4. GRANULOMATOUS INFLAMMATION

    Introduction
    Post-Traumatic
    Nontraumatic Infectious
    Nontraumatic Noninfectious


    5. SURGICAL AND NONSURGICAL TRAUMA

    Causes of Enucleation
    Normal Wound Healing
    Complications of Intraocular Surgery
    Complications of Neural Retinal Detachment and Vitreous Surgery
    Complications of Corneal Surgery
    Complications of Nonsurgical Trauma


    6. SKIN AND LACRIMAL DRAINAGE SYSTEM
    SKIN


    Normal Anatomy
    Terminology
    Congenital Abnormalities
    Aging
    Inflammation
    Lid Manifestations of Systemic Dermatoses or Disease
    Cysts, Pseudoneoplasms, and Neoplasms
    LACRIMAL DRAINAGE SYSTEM
    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Abnormalities
    Inflammation – Dacryocystitis
    Tumors


    7. CONJUNCTIVA

    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Anomalies
    Vascular Disorders
    Inflammation
    Injuries
    Conjunctival Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    Degenerations
    Cysts, Pseudoneoplasms, and Neoplasms




    8. CORNEA AND SCLERA
    CORNEA


    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Defects
    Inflammations – Nonulcerative
    Inflammations – Ulcerative
    Inflammations – Corneal Sequelae
    Injuries
    Degenerations
    Dystrophies
    Pigmentations
    SCLERA
    Congenital Anomalies
    Inflammations
    Injuries
    Tumors


    9. UVEA

    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital and Developmental Defects
    Congenital and Developmental Defects of the Pigment Epithelium
    Inflammations
    Injuries Systemic Diseases
    Atrophies and Degenerations
    Dystrophies
    Tumors Uveal Edema


    10. LENS

    Normal Anatomy
    General Information
    Congenital Anomalies
    Capsule (Epithelial Basement Membrane)
    Epithelium
    Cortex and Nucleus (Lens Cells or “Fibers”)
    Secondary Cataracts
    Complications of Cataracts
    Ectopic Lens


    11. NEURAL (SENSORY) RETINA

    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Anomalies
    Vascular Diseases
    Inflammations
    Injuries
    Degenerations
    Hereditary Primary Retinal Dystrophies
    Hereditary Secondary Retinal Dystrophies
    Systemic Diseases Involving the Retina
    Tumors
    Neural Retinal Detachment


    12. VITREOUS

    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Anomalies
    Inflammation
    Vitreous Adhesions
    Vitreous Opacities
    Vitreous Hemorrhage


    13. OPTIC NERVE

    Normal Anatomy
    Congenital Defects and Anatomic Variations
    Optic Disc Edema
    Optic Neuritis
    Optic Atrophy




    14. ORBIT

    Normal Anatomy
    Exophthalmos
    Developmental Abnormalities
    Orbital Inflammation
    Injuries
    Vascular Disease
    Ocular Muscle Involvement in Systemic Disease
    Neoplasms and Other Tumors



    15. DIABETES MELLITUS

    Natural History
    Retinal Vasculature in Normals and Diabetics
    Conjunctiva and Cornea
    Lens
    Iris
    Ciliary Body and Choroid
    Neurosensory Retina
    Vitreous
    Optic Nerve


    16. GLAUCOMA

    Normal Anatomy
    Introduction
    Normal Outflow
    Tissue Changes Caused by Elevated Intraocular Pressure


    17. OCULAR MELANOTIC TUMORS

    Normal Anatomy
    Melanotic Tumors of Eyelids
    Melanotic Tumors of Conjunctiva
    Melanotic Tumors of Pigment Epithelium of Iris, Ciliary Body, and Retina
    Melanotic Tumors of the Uvea
    Melanotic Tumors of the Optic Disc
    Melanotic Tumors of the Orbit


    18. RETINOBLASTOMA AND PSEUDOGLIOMA

    Retinoblastoma
    Pseudoglioma

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