Pulmonary Pathology

1st Edition

A Volume in Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series


  • Dani Zander
  • Carol Farver
  • Key Features

    • Detailed discussions on today’s technologies help you select the best test for case evaluation.
    • Chapters devoted to the techniques used in the assessment of pulmonary diseases, including immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescnece, and certain clinical laboratory tests offer you a better understanding of techniques and their application for the diagnosis of lung disease.
    • Internationally recognized pathologists convey the most current information, keeping you on the cusp of your field.
    • More than 800 photomicrographs and gross photographs—most in full color—present important pathologic features, enabling you to form a differential diagnosis and compare your findings with actual cases.
    • Uses a consistent, user-friendly format, including at-a-glance boxes and tables for easy reference.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Normal Anatomy, Tissue Artifacts, and Incidental Structures, Douglas B. Flieder

    Chapter 2 The Uses and Abuses of the Lung Biopsy, Anthony A. Gal

    Chapter 3 A Pattern-Based Approach to Diagnosis, Diana N. Ionescu and Kevin O. Leslie

    Chapter 4 Congenital, Developmental, and Inherited Disorders, Megan K. Dishop and Claire Langston

    Chapter 5 Acquired Non-neoplastic Neonatal and Pediatric Disorders, Gail H. Deutsch

    Chapter 6 Lung Neoplasms in Infants and Children, Michael H. Covinsky

    Chapter 7 Vascular Diseases, Carlyne D. Cool

    Chapter 8 Vasculitides and Other Causes of Pulmonary Hemorrhage, Andre L. Moreira and William D. Travis

    Chapter 9 Acute Lung Injury, Mary Beth Beasley

    Chapter 10 Bacterial Diseases, Carol F. Farver

    Chapter 11 Mycobacterial Diseases, Jaishree Jagirdar

    Chapter 12 Fungal Diseases, Abida K. Haque

    Chapter 13 Viral Diseases, Sherif R. Zaki and Christopher D. Paddock

    Chapter 14 Human Parasitic Pulmonary Infections, Gary W. Procop and Ronald C. Neafie

    Chapter 15 Chlamydial, Mycoplasmal, Rickettsial, and Ehrlichial Diseases, David H. Walker

    Chapter 16 Idiopathic Interstitial Pneumonias, Andras Khoor

    Chapter 17 Other Interstitial Lung Diseases, Roberto Barrios

    Chapter 18 Environmental and Toxin Induced Lung Diseases, Allen R. Gibbs and R.L Attanoos

    Chapter 19 Drug Reactions and Other Iatrogenic Pulmonary Diseases, Ashley Allison and Dani S. Zander

    Chapter 20 Emphysema and Diseases of Large Airways, Linda K. Green

    Chapter 21 Diseases of Small Airways, Armando E. Fraire and Roberto J. Barrios

    Chapter 22 Lymphoid Lesions of the Lung, Donald G. Guinee, Jr.

    Chapter 23 Histiocytic and Dendritic Cell Lesions of the Lung

    Chapter 24 Transplantation Related Lung Pathology, Aliya N. Husain

    Chapter 25 Other Non-Neoplastic Focal Lesions, Pseudotumors, Inclusions and Depos


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    About the editors

    Dani Zander

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chair of Pathology, University Chair in Pathology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA Professor and Chair

    Carol Farver

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Staff Pathologist, Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH