Extranodal Lymphomas

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors: Judith Ferry
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416045793
eBook ISBN: 9780323246293
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 17th February 2011
Page Count: 432

Description

Extranodal Lymphomas is a practical, easy-to-use guide that helps you accurately diagnose even the most challenging cases. Dr. Judith Ferry and leaders in the field present their expertise to fill the need for a highly-illustrated, authoritative reference that keeps you up to date on histologic, immunophenotypic, genetic, and clinical features, along with risk factors and current nomenclature. This comprehensive resource also features access to the fully searchable text and a downloadable image library online at www.expertconsult.com so you’ll have convenient access to everything you need for effective diagnostic decision making.

Key Features

  • Access the fully searchable text online at www.expertconsult.com, along with a downloadable image bank.
  • See specimens as they appear through the microscope with nearly 800 superb, full-color photographs, photomicrographs, and images taken at high power.
  • Apply current criteria for diagnosis with the terminology and criteria of the newest WHO Classification of Tumors of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues incorporated throughout the text.
  • Easily refer to key information through tables that highlight principle features of lymphomas in different anatomic sites and their differential diagnosis.
  • Effectively diagnose both extranodal and intranodal lymphomas using comprehensive coverage.
  • Quickly find pathologic criteria with chapters organized by anatomic site providing a comprehensive list of extranodal sites, including the central nervous system, the head and neck, heart, lungs, gastrointestinal tract, skin, bone, bone marrow, and more.

Table of Contents

EXTRANODAL LYMPHOMAS

  1. Extranodal lymphomas: An overview
  2. Lymphomas of the nervous system and the meninges

A. Central nervous system lymphomas

B. Intraocular lymphoma

C. Lymphoma of the peripheral nervous system

D. Lymphoma of the dura mater

E. Epidural lymphoma

3. Lymphomas of the head and neck

A. Ocular adnexal lymphomas

B. Lymphomas of Waldeyer’s ring

C. Lymphomas of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses

D. Lymphomas and other lymphoproliferative disorders of the salivary glands

E. Lymphomas of the oral cavity

F. Thyroid lymphomas

G. Laryngeal lymphomas

4. Lymphomas of the thorax

A. Tracheal lymphomas

B. Pulmonary lymphomas

C. Lymphomas of the pleura and pleural cavity

D. Lymphomas of the thymus

E. Cardiac lymphomas

F. Lymphomas of the breast

5. Lymphomas of the esophagus, gastrointestinal tract, hepatobiliary tract and pancreas

A. Lymphomas of the esophagus

B. Lymphomas of the gastrointestinal tract

C. Hepatic lymphomas

D. Lymphomas of the gallbladder

E. Lymphomas of the extrahepatic biliary tract

F. Lymphomas of the pancreas

6. Lymphomas of the spleen

7. Adrenal lymphomas

  1. Lymphomas of the urinary tract

A. Lymphomas of the kidney

B. Ureteral lymphomas

C. Lymphomas of the urinary bladder

D. Urethral lymphomas

9. Lymphomas of the male genital tract

A. Testicular lymphomas

B. Epididymal lymphomas

C. Lymphomas of the spermatic cord

D. Prostatic lymphomas

E. Lymphomas of the penis

10. Lymphomas of the female genital tract

A. Ovarian lymphomas

B. Fallopia

Details

No. of pages:
432
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323246293
eBook ISBN:
9781455711956
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416045793
eBook ISBN:
9781455703487

About the Author

Judith Ferry

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Department of Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA