Diagnostic Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • Christopher Crum
  • Marisa Nucci
  • Kenneth Lee
  • Key Features

    • Find distinct diagnostic/differential diagnostic criteria for any potential obstetric/gynecologic specimen encountered in practice.
    • Integrate exfoliative cytology, immunohistochemistry, and molecular/genetic testing together with findings gleaned from the traditional open surgical biopsy.
    • Examine the cytologic features of specimens taken from the uterine cervix and corpus, following the Bethesda classification of these lesions.

    View more than 2,250 full-color photographs and photomicrographs, ideal for side-by-side comparison to the specimens seen in the laboratory.

    Table of Contents

    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.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1216
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2011
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437707649
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455708956

    About the authors

    Christopher Crum

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Vice Chair and Director, Women's and Perinatal Pathology, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

    Marisa Nucci

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Associate Pathologist, Division of Women’s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Consultant Pathologist, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Associate Member, Dana Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Sarcoma Program, Boston, Massachusetts

    Kenneth Lee

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associated Professor, Harvard Medical School, Pathologist, Divisions of Women's and Perinatal Pathology and Cytology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School; Division of Women's and Perinatal