Practical Renal Pathology, A Diagnostic Approach

A Volume in the Pattern Recognition Series, Expert Consult: Online and Print


  • Donna Lager, MD, Director or Renal Pathology, ProPath Services, LLP; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Texas, Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
  • Neil Abrahams

Practical Renal Pathology helps you apply a systematic pattern recognition approach to achieve more accurate diagnoses of both neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the kidneys. This volume in the Pattern Recognition Series helps you to efficiently and confidently evaluate even the most challenging histologic specimens.
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Book information

  • Published: January 2013
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-0-443-06966-6

Table of Contents

1 Embryology and Normal Anatomy of the Kidney

2 Renal Cystic Diseases

3 Renal Biopsy Interpretation: Introduction and Patterns of Glomerular Injury

4 Glomerular Diseases - Primary

5 Glomerular Diseases - Secondary

6 Glomerular Diseases - Hereditary

7 Tubulointerstitial Diseases

8 Vascular Diseases

9 Pathology of Kidney Transplantation

10 Optimal Specimen Handling and Ancillary Studies: Renal Neoplasia

11 Pediatric Renal Neoplasms

12 Epithelial Neoplasms of the Renal Cortex

13 Nonepithelial Neoplasms of the Kidney

14 Unusual Renal Neoplasms

15 Renal Pelvic and Ureteral Tumors and Tumors Frequently Found in the Renal Medullary Region