Diagnostic Pediatric Surgical Pathology

1st Edition

Expert Consult--Online and Print


  • Neil Sebire
  • Marian Malone
  • Michael Ashworth
  • Thomas Jacques
  • Key Features

    • The focus is on practical diagnostic issues throughout.
    • Concentrates on the diagnostic and management issues that are relevant to the surgical pathologist when signing out a report: ie variant histopathological appearances, what the surgeon needs to know about grading.
    • Comprehensive coverage of all entities that occur in children and adolescents.Provides the general surgical pathologist more used to interpreting adult specimens with a complete guide to all of the histopathologic differences in appearance compared to similar diseases in adults.
    • Superb, high quality full color illustrations of key aspects of various diseases (histopathologic, molecular and clinical features) throughout.Provides a complete visual guide to paediatric neoplastic and non-neoplastic lesions will allow rapid identification of tumor or tumor-like lesions.
    • Includes the latest techniques in immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics in an integrated manner.Provides comprehensive information on all of the investigative contexts relevant to formulating an accurate. diagnosis.
    • Information organized simply and consistently throughout in bullet point format.Helps the users find what they’re looking for quickly and easily.
    • Extensive use of tables to list all of the possible differential diagnosis of each tumor and tumor-like entity. User-friendly summary of key points to be considered in problem areas presented in a way that makes it ideal for a busy surgical pathologist.

    Table of Contents

    1 Pediatric Renal Pathology
    2 Pediatric Genitourinary Pathology
    3 Pediatric Head and Neck Pathology
    4 Pediatric Endocrine Pathology
    5 Pediatric Breast and Female Genital Tract Pathology
    6 Pediatric Tumour Pathology
    7 Pediatric Bone Pathology
    8 Pediatric Haematolymphoid Pathology
    9 Pediatric Splenic Pathology
    10 Pediatric Liver Pathology
    11 Pediatric Skin Pathology
    12 Pediatric Respiratory Pathology
    13 Pediatric Cardiovascular Pathology
    14 Pediatric Gastrointestinal Pathology
    15 Pediatric Metabolic Disease Pathology
    16 Pediatric Neuropathology
    17 Pediatric Muscle Pathology
    18 Pediatric Ocular Pathology
    19 Pediatric Miscellaneous Surgical Pathology


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    Churchill Livingstone
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