Robbins Basic Pathology

9th Edition

with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access


  • Vinay Kumar
  • Abul Abbas
  • Jon Aster
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    Table of Contents

    1 Cell Injury, Death and Adaptation

    2 Inflammation and Repair

    3 Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolism, and Shock

    4 Diseases of the Immune System

    5 Neoplasia

    6 Genetic and Pediatric Diseases

    7 Environmental and Nutritional Diseases

    8 General Pathology of Infectious Diseases

    9 Blood Vessels

    10 Heart

    11 Hematopoietic and Lymphoid System

    12 Lung

    13 Kidney and Its Collecting System

    14 Oral Cavity and Gastrointestinal Tract

    15 Liver, Gallbladder, and Biliary Tract

    16 Pancreas

    17 Male Genital System and Lower Urinary Tract

    18 Female Genital System and Breast

    19 Endocrine System

    20 Bones, Joints and Soft Tissue Tumors

    21 Peripheral Nerves and Muscle

    22 Central Nervous System

    23 Skin


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    About the editors

    Vinay Kumar

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Donald N. Pritzker Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

    Abul Abbas

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

    Jon Aster

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts