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Pathology of the Lungs

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With an emphasis on practical diagnostic problem solving, Pathology of the Lungs, 3rd Edition provides the pulmonary pathologist and the general surgical pathologist with an accessible, comprehensive guide to the recognition and interpretation of common and rare neoplastic and non-neoplastic lung conditions. The text is written by two authors and covers all topics in a consistent manner without the redundancies or lapses that are common in multi-authored texts. The text is lavishly illustrated with the highest quality illustrations which accurately depict the histologic, immunohistochemical and cytologic findings under consideration and it is supplemented throughout with practical tips and advice from two internationally respected experts. The user-friendly design and format allows rapid access to essential information and the incorporation throughout of relevant clinical and radiographic information makes it a complete diagnostic resource inside the reporting room.

Audience
Pulmonary pathologists. General Surgical Pathologists.

Hardbound, 816 Pages

Published: February 2011

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-7020-3369-8

Contents

  • Normal Lung Structure
    Development Of The Lungs; Perinatal and Developmental Lung Disease
    Disease Characterized by Airflow Limitation
    Diffuse Alveolar Damage, the Pathological Basis of the Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome
    Infectious Diseases
    Viral, Mycoplasmal and Rickettsial Infections
    Acute Bacterial Pneumonia
    Chronic Bacterial Infections
    Fungal Infections
    Parasitic Infestations
    Diseases Characterized by Restrictive Ventilatory Impairment
    Occupational, Environmental and Iatrogenic Lung Disease
    Occupational Lung Disease
    Environmental and Iatrogenic Lung Disease
    Alveolar Filling Defects
    Vascular Disease
    Congestion And Oedema; Thrombosis, Embolism and Infarction; Aneurysms
    Pulmonary Hypertension
    Vasculitis and Granulomatosis; Haemorrhage and Haemosiderosis
    Pulmonary Eosinophilia
    Pulmonary Manifestations of Systemic Disease
    Lung Transplantation
    Tumours
    Carcinoma of the Lung
    Rare Pulmonary Tumours
    Lymphoproliferative Disease
    Secondary Tumours of the Lungs
    Tumour-Like Conditions
    Pleura and Chest Wall
    Appendix: The Processing of Lung Specimens

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