Covering a comprehensive range of common, rare, benign and malignant lesions, Pathology of the Female Reproductive Tract, 3rd Edition, authored by an international panel of subspecialty experts, brings you the latest scientific and diagnostic information for diseases of the female reproductive tract. From basic concepts of pathophysiology and diagnostic criteria to clinical correlation, this updated medical reference book delivers an integrated and practical approach to diagnosis and management of women with reproductive tract disorders.
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The vulva: cysts, neoplasms and related lesions
The cervix – benign and non-neoplastic conditions
The etiology of cervical cancer
Cervical precancer (intraepithelial neoplasia)
Malignant tumors of the cervix
The normal endometrium
Exogenous hormones and endometrium
Endometritis, metaplasias, polyps and miscellaneous changes
Endometrial tumors with a stromal component
Uterine smooth muscle tumors
The fallopian tube
The ovaries: normal appearances and non-neoplastic conditions
Ovarian tumors: classification and clinical perspective
Epithelial/stromal ovarian tumors
Sex cord-stromal and steroid cell tumors of the ovaries
Germ cell tumors of the ovaries
Miscellaneous and metastatic tumors of the ovaries
Nidation and placenta
Gestational trophoblastic diseases
Embryology and disorders of sexual development
Cutup – the gross description, processing and reporting of specimens
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- 27th March 2014
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Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School and Pathologist, Division of Women ’ s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women ’ s Hospital Boston, MA, USA.
Professor and Chairman of Pathology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain.