Ocular Pathology

7th Edition

Authors: Myron Yanoff Joseph Sassani
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455728749
eBook ISBN: 9780323315531
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 20th May 2014
Page Count: 714

Description

2015 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Pathology Category!

Comprehensive, yet concise and clinically oriented, the new edition of Ocular Pathology brings you the very latest advances of every aspect of ocular pathology. From updated information on today’s imaging techniques, to the implementation of genetic data to better understand disease, this esteemed medical reference book promises to keep you at the forefront of your field

"This seventh edition of Ocular Pathology by Myron Yanoff and Joseph Sassani is a superb update of what has become the single best ophthalmic pathology reference text for ophthalmologists, pathologists and researchers." Foreword by: J. Douglas Cameron, Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, June 2015

Key Features

  • Take advantage of clinical "pearls" that offer you the benefits of proven strategies.
  • Quickly reference information with help from a convenient outline format, ideal for today’s busy physician.
  • Visualize every concept by viewing 1,900 illustrations, 1,600 of which are in full color, from the collections of internationally renowned leaders in ocular pathology.

Table of Contents

1. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PATHOLOGY

Inflammation
Immunobiology
Cellular and Tissue Reactions


2. CONGENITAL ANOMALIES

Phakamatoses (Disseminated Hereditary Hamartomas)
Chromosomal Aberrations
Infectious Embryopathy
Drug Embryopathy
Other Congenital Anomalies


3. NONGRANULOMATOUS INFLAMMATION:
UVEITIS, ENDOPHTHALMITIS, PANOPHTHALMITIS, AND SEQUELAE


Classification
Suppurative Endophthalmitis and Panophthalmitis
Nonsuppurative, Chronic Nongranulomatous Uveitis and Endophthalmitis
Sequelae of Uveitis, Endophthalmitis, and Panophthalmitis
End Stage of Diffuse Ocular Diseases


4. GRANULOMATOUS INFLAMMATION

Introduction
Post-Traumatic
Nontraumatic Infectious
Nontraumatic Noninfectious


5. SURGICAL AND NONSURGICAL TRAUMA

Causes of Enucleation
Normal Wound Healing
Complications of Intraocular Surgery
Complications of Neural Retinal Detachment and Vitreous Surgery
Complications of Corneal Surgery
Complications of Nonsurgical Trauma


6. SKIN AND LACRIMAL DRAINAGE SYSTEM
SKIN


Normal Anatomy
Terminology
Congenital Abnormalities
Aging
Inflammation
Lid Manifestations of Systemic Dermatoses or Disease
Cysts, Pseudoneoplasms, and Neoplasms
LACRIMAL DRAINAGE SYSTEM
Normal Anatomy
Congenital Abnormalities
Inflammation – Dacryocystitis
Tumors


7. CONJUNCTIVA

Normal Anatomy
Congenital Anomalies
Vascular Disorders
Inflammation
Injuries
Conjunctival Manifestations of Systemic Disease
Degenerations
Cysts, Pseudoneoplasms, and Neoplasms




8. CORNEA AND SCLERA
CORNEA


Normal Anatomy
Congenital Defects
Inflammations – Nonulcerative
Inflammations – Ulcer

Details

No. of pages:
714
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323315531
eBook ISBN:
9781455750047
Hardcover ISBN:
9781455728749

About the Author

Myron Yanoff

Affiliations and Expertise

Myron Yanoff MD Professor and Chair Department of Ophthalmology Drexel University College of Medicine Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA, USA

Joseph Sassani

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Ophthalmology and Pathology Chief of the VA Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University, Hershey, PA, USA The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center