Featuring a highly accessible, easy-to-read format, Diagnostic Pathology: Cytopathology is written with the busy cytopathology professional in mind. "Key Facts" at the beginning of each chapter highlight the quick criteria needed for diagnosis or adequacy evaluation at the time of a procedure, while comprehensive coverage throughout the rest of the chapter is written in a consistent, succinct way to facilitate learning.
"A comprehensive atlas of cytology, well illustrated and useful." Reviewed by PathLab.org March 2015
- Highlights all aspects of cytology , including gynecologic, non-gynecologic exfoliative, fine-needle aspiration, and imaging.
- Essential information is distilled into a succinct, bulleted format with numerous high-quality images to facilitate learning.
- Comprehensive discussions of uncommon entities include clinical, radiologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular correlates where applicable.
- Includes coverage of state-of-the-art immunohistochemistry and molecular markers as applicable to the practice of cytology and anatomic pathology.
- Information on lab operations, regulatory mandates, quality improvement, and risk reduction keeps readers abreast of the latest knowledge in the field.
- Hot topics covered include ophthalmic cytopathology, neuropathology squash preparations, molecular testing as applied to cytopathology, immunohistochemistry as applied to cytology and small biopsy diagnosis, and molecular testing as applied to gynecologic cytology.
- Comes with Amirsys eBook Advantage™, an online eBook featuring expanded content, additional images, and fully searchable text.
PART 1: GYNECOLOGIC CYTOPATHOLOGY
SECTION I: OVERVIEW
Pap Test: History and Reporting Terminology
Cytopreparation, Instrumentation, and Automated Screening in Gynecologic Cytology
Specimen Adequacy in Cervicovaginal Cytology
SECTION II: BENIGN AND INFECTIOUS CONDITIONS
Normal Pap Test
Infectious and Other Organisms in Pap Tests
Benign/Other Nonneoplastic Findings
Other Benign Mimics and Artifacts
SECTION III: SQUAMOUS CELL ABNORMALITIES AND MIMICS
Low-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion and Mimics
High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion and Mimics
Atypical Squamous Cells of Undetermined Significance
Atypical Squamous Cells, Cannot Rule Out High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesion
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Cervix, Variants and Mimics
SECTION IV: GLANDULAR CELL ABNORMALITIES AND MIMICS
Endocervical Adenocarcinoma In Situ, Variants and Mimics
Endocervical Adenocarcinoma, Variants and Mimics
Adenocarcinoma, Minimal Deviation
Endometrial Cancers: Usual Types, Variants, and Mimics
Atypical Glandular Cells: Endocervicals, Endometrials, and Glandulars, NOS
Endometrial Cells in Pap Test and Glandular Cells Status Post Hysterectomy
SECTION V: EXTRAUTERINE CARCINOMAS AND OTHER MALIGNANCIES OF FEMALE GENITAL TRACT
Extrauterine Carcinomas and Presentations in Cervicovaginal Cytology
Small Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma of Cervix
Other Uncommon Malignancies in Cervicovaginal Cytology
SECTION VI: MOLECULAR TESTING IN GYNECOLOGIC CYTOLOGY
HPV and Other Molecular Testing in Gynecologic Cytology
SECTION VII: DIRECTLY SAMPLED ENDOMETRIAL CYTOLOGY
Directly Sampled Endometrial Cytology
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- 24th February 2014
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