Robboy's Pathology of the Female Reproductive Tract - 2nd Edition

Robboy's Pathology of the Female Reproductive Tract

2nd Edition

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Authors: George Mutter Stanley Robboy George Mutter Jaime Prat Jaime Prat Rex Bentley Peter Russell Malcolm Anderson
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

Description

This critically acclaimed book has been thoroughly revised and updated to bring you state-of-the-art assistance in diagnosing pathologies of the female reproductive tract. It covers more than 1100 common, rare, benign, and malignant lesions, and tackles the questions so often asked and not answered elsewhere. All entities are illustrated by well-chosen photographs of outstanding quality. The updated text provides the latest advances in immunohistochemistry, molecular biology, and cytogenetics, as well as the most current concepts, classification and staging systems for all diseases and disorders of the female genital tract. “Road maps” at the beginning of each chapter help you navigate the book more quickly. You’ll have everything you need to effectively diagnose and confidently sign out gynecologic and obstetric reports.

Key Features

  • Covers all benign and malignant disorders of the female genital tract to provide you with a comprehensive resource for use in the reporting room or in formal study.
  • Offers a complete visual guide to each tumor or tumor-like lesion to assist you in the recognition and diagnosis of any tissue sample under the microscope with over 2500 high-quality, full-color illustrations.
  • Provides expert advice on how to avoid diagnostic errors with practical advice on pitfalls in differential diagnosis.
  • Integrates histopathologic features with data from ancillary techniques such as immunohistochemistry and cytogenetics and discussions of the relevant clinical manifestations of gynecological diseases to provide you with the necessary tools to make a comprehensive diagnostic workup.
  • Features summary tables, diagnostic flow charts, and analytic tables to facilitate rapid interpretation and accurate diagnosis.
  • Approaches definitions, clinical features, gross features, microscopic features, and differential diagnosis consistently and uniformly for quick and easy access to the information you need.
  • Readers praise its readability and practicality for both daily and reference use by both the novice and experienced pathologist.

Table of Contents

  • Embryology
  • Vulva-Dermatoses
  • Vulva-Neoplasms(non-mesenchymal) & Tumor-like conditions
  • Vulvar Mesenchymal Neoplasma and Tumor-like conditions
  • Vagina
  • Cervical Benign and Non-neoplastic conditions
  • Cervix: Epidemiology of squamous neoplasia
  • Cervix: Squamous precancer & colposcopy
  • Cervical squamous cell carcinoma
  • Cervical Glandular Neoplasia
  • Miscellaneous Cervical Neoplasms
  • Endometrium: Normal
  • Endometrium: Functional
  • Endometritis, Metaplasias, Polyps and Miscellaneous Changes
  • Benign Endometrial Hyperplasia and EIN
  • Endometrium: Carcinoma
  • Uterine corpus: Stromal Tumors
  • Uterine smooth muscle tumors
  • Fallopian tube
  • Endometriosis
  • Norma Ovaries, Inflammatory and Non-neoplastic conditions
  • Ovarian cysts, tumor-like, iatrogenic and miscellaneous conditions
  • Ovarian neoplasia: Epidemiology and etiology
  • Ovarian Serous and Mucinous Epithelial/Stromal Tumors
  • Ovarian Endometrioid, Clear cell, Brenner and Rare Epithelial/Stromal Tumors
  • Ovarian sex cord-stromal and steroid cell Tumors
  • Ovarian Germ cell Tumors
  • Ovary: Hematologic
  • Ovarian Tumors: Miscellaneous and Metastatic
  • Placenta
  • Gestational trophoblastic disease
  • Peritoneum and MiscellaneousIntersex
  • Cut-up
  • Immunohistochemical and Functional Biomarkers of Value in Female Genital Tract Lesions
  • Appendix

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
eBook ISBN:
9780702062650
eBook ISBN:
9780702033551

About the Author

George Mutter

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School and Pathologist, Division of Women ’ s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women ’ s Hospital Boston, MA, USA.

Stanley Robboy

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Vice Chairman, Department of Pathology, Chief, Division of Diagnostic Services, Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

George Mutter

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School and Pathologist, Division of Women ’ s and Perinatal Pathology, Brigham and Women ’ s Hospital Boston, MA, USA.

Jaime Prat

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman of Pathology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain.

Jaime Prat

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chairman of Pathology, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain.

Rex Bentley

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Pathology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Peter Russell

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology and Director, Department of Anatomical Pathology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia

Malcolm Anderson

Affiliations and Expertise

Emeritus Consultant Histopathologist, Department of Histopathology, University Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK