Imaging of the Chest, 2-Volume Set

1st Edition

Expert Radiology Series

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  • Print ISBN 9781416040484

Key Features

  • Offers advice from a diverse group of experts from around the globe, providing you with a wide range of options and perspectives to help you overcome difficult challenges.
  • Presents radiographic images as well as multislice CT, high-resolution CT, and when appropriate, MR, PT, CT-PET, ultrasonography, and pathologic findings so you can easily compare results.
  • Incorporates characteristic clinical manifestations of the various entities to facilitate differential diagnosis and to help you fully understand the patterns and distribution of abnormalities.
  • Structures every chapter consistently to include pathophysiology, imaging techniques, imaging findings, differential diagnosis, and treatment options so you can make the best informed decisions.
  • Provides boxes highlighting “what the referring physician needs to know”, to assist you with report writing, as well as suggestions for treatment and future imaging studies.
  • Uses more than 3,100 superior, large digital-quality images (650 in full color) depicting all of the chest imaging findings you’re likely to see, and helping you distinguish between conditions with similar presentations.
  • Includes color artwork that lets you easily find critical anatomic views of diseases and injuries.
  • Features a full-color design throughout, color-coded tables, classic signs boxes, and bulleted lists that highlight key concepts and get you to the information you need quickly.

Table of Contents

I. NORMAL CHEST

Chapter 1: Normal Chest Radiograph
Chapter 2: Normal Computed Tomography of the Chest
Chapter 3: Ultrastructure of the Pulmonary Parenchyma


II. RADIOLOGIC MANIFESTATIONS OF LUNG DISEASE

Chapter 4: Consolidation
Chapter 5: Atelectasis
Chapter 6: Nodules and Masses
Chapter 7: Interstitial Patterns
Chapter 8: Decreased Lung Density


III. DEVELOPMENTAL LUNG DISEASE

Chapter 9: Airway and Parenchymal Anomalies
Chapter 10: Congenital Malformations of the Pulmonary Vessels in the Adult


IV. PULMONARY INFECTION

Chapter 11: Community Acquired Pneumonia
Chapter 12: Bacterial Pneumonia
Chapter 13: Pulmonary Tuberculosis
Chapter 14: Nontuberculous (Atypical) Mycobacterial Infection
Chapter 15: Fungal Infections
Chapter 16: Mycoplasma Pneumoniae
Chapter 17: Chlamydia
Chapter 18: Viruses
Chapter 19: Parasites


V. THE IMMUNOCOMPROMISED PATIENT

Chapter 20: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
Chapter 21: Immunocompromised Host (Non-AIDS)


VI. PULMONARY NEOPLASMS

Chapter 22: Lung Cancer: Overview and Classification
Chapter 23: Lung Cancer Screening
Chapter 24: Lung Cancer: Radiologic Manifestations and Diagnosis
Chapter 25: Pulmonary Carcinoma: Staging
Chapter 26: Carcinoid Tumors, Pulmonary Tumorlets and Neuroendocrine Hyperplasia
Chapter 27: Neoplasms of Tracheobronchial Glands
Chapter 28: Pulmonary Hamartoma
Chapter 29: Inflammatory Psuedotumor
Chapter 30: Pulmonary Metastases


VII. LYMPHOPROLIFERATIVE DISORDERS AND LEUKEMIA

Chapter 31: Pulmonary Lymphoid Hyperplasia and Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia (Lymphocytic Interstitial Pneumonia)
Chapter 32: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Chapter 33: Hodgkin Disease


VIII. INTERSTITIAL LUNG DISEASES

Details

No. of pages:
1608
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781416040484

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