Diagnostic Cytopathology

3rd Edition

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Authors:

  • Winifred Gray
  • Gabrijela Kocjan
  • Key Features

    A practical in-depth bench book that covers everyday diagnostic work in the laboratory. It provides an accessible guide to cytological diagnostic investigation and screening.

    Each chapter provides a summary of major diagnostic criteria in order to quickly direct the user to the most relevant material.

    Cytological findings closely related to histopathological, immunohistochemical and molecular appearance whenever appropriate to assist in the interpretation and recognition of tissue samples.

    Almost 2,000 colour illustrations incorporated throughout to provide a comprehensive visual guide.

    Stay on top of the latest concepts and developments in molecular markers.

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    Table of Contents

    Cytopathology: The history, the present and the future direction

    Respiratory tract: normal, reactive and inflammatory changes

    Serous Effusions: Reactive and malignant

    Breast: Normal, inflammatory and reactive conditions

    Salivary glands

    Oral cavity

    Oesophagus and gastrointestinal tract

    Liver

    Gall bladder and biliary system

    Pancreas

    The kidney and retroperitoneal tissuess

    Urinary tract

    Lymph nodes

    Other lymphoreticular organs

    Organ Transplantation

     Immunosuppression

    Thyroid Gland

    Other endocrine organs

    Prostate: benign and malignant

    Testis and scrotum. Male infertility

    Vulva, vagina and cervix: normal cytology, hormonal and
    inflammatory conditions

    Cervical Screening Programmes

    Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and squamous cell carcinoma
    of the cervix

     Glandular neoplasia of cervix

     Other tumors and tumour-like conditions of cervix, vulva and vagina

    Cytology of the body of the uterus

    Ovaries, fallopian tubes and associated lesions Retroperitoneum

    Skin

    Soft tissue and musculoskeletal system

    The cytology of synovial fluid

    Cerebrospinal fluid and brain smears

    The Eyelids, Orbit and Eye

    Childhood tumours

    New techniques

     

    Details

    No. of pages:
    954
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702031540
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702048951

    About the authors

    Winifred Gray

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Retired Consultant Pathologist, Oxford

    Gabrijela Kocjan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant, Head of Diagnostic Cytopathology, University College London, London