Endocrine Pathology

1st Edition

A Volume in Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series

Editor:

  • Lester Thompson
  • Key Features

    • Reviews normal histology before examining abnormal findings.
    • Covers all of the most commonly seen neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions of the endocrine system
    • Uses a consistent, user-friendly format to explore each entity's clinical features · pathologic features (gross and microscopic) · ancillary studies · differential diagnoses · and prognostic and therapeutic considerations.
    • Offers hundreds of full-color illustrations that demonstrate the key features of a wide variety of pathologic lesions.

    Table of Contents

    Section I. Otorhinolaryngologic—Head and Neck Pathology

    1. Diseases of the Larynx, Hypopharynx and Trachea

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    2. Diseases of the Nasal Cavity, Paranasal Sinuses and Nasopharynx

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    3. Diseases of the Oral Cavity and Oropharynx

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    4. Diseases of the Salivary Glands

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    5. Diseases of the Ear and Temporal Bone

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    6. Diseases of the Gnathic Bones

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    7. Diseases of the Neck

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms


    Section II. Endocrine Pathology

    8. Diseases of the Thyroid Gland

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    9. Diseases of the Parathyroid Glands

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    10. Diseases of the Adrenal Gland

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    11. Diseases of the Pituitary Gland

    Non-neoplastic Lesions
    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    12. Diseases of the Paraganglia System

    Benign Neoplasms
    Malignant Neoplasms

    Appendices

    Anatomy, Embryology, and Histology of Sinonasal lesions
    TNM and Consensus Reporting
    Frozen Section and Grossing

    Details

    No. of pages:
    392
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443066856
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437720464

    About the editor

    Lester Thompson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Chief, Head and Neck Pathology Division, Department of Pathology, Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Woodland Hills Medical Center, Woodland Hills, CA