Uropathology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437725230, 9781455737840


1st Edition

A Volume in the High Yield Pathology Series (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Authors: Ming Zhou George Netto Jonathan I Epstein
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437725230
eBook ISBN: 9781455737840
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 26th March 2012
Page Count: 560

Table of Contents

Section A. Non-Neoplastic Disease of the Prostate

Anatomy and histology of the prostate

Seminal vesicle/ejaculatory duct

Cowper gland

Benign prostatic hyperplasia

Acute inflammation of the prostate

Chronic inflammation of the prostate

Nonspecific granulomatous prostatitis

Post-biopsy granuloma

Prostatic xanthoma

Granulomatous inflammation of infectious etiology

Simple atrophy

Cystic atrophy

Post-atrophy hyperplasia

Partial atrophy


Sclerosing adenosis

Clear cell cribriform hyperplasia

Hyperplasia of mesonephric remnants

Basal cell hyperplasia

Urothelial metaplasia

Squamous metaplasia

Mucin cell metaplasia

Neuroendocrine cells involving the prostate

Verumontanum mucosal gland hyperplasia

Prostatic infarct

Section B. Neoplastic Disease of the Prostate

Prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia

Intraductal carcinoma of the prostate

Prostatic carcinoma, usual variant

Prostatic carcinoma, atrophic variant

Prostatic carcinoma, foamy gland variant

Prostatic carcinoma, pseudohyperplastic variant

Prostatic carcinoma, mucinous variant

Prostatic ductal adenocarcinoma, PIN-like

Sarcomatoid carcinoma

Pleomorphic giant cell carcinoma of the prostate

Lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma of the prostate

Prostate carcinoma with squamous differentiation

Ductal adenocarcinoma

Small cell carcinoma

Basal cell adenoma

Basal cell carcinoma

Urothelial carcinoma

Prostatic stromal tumor of uncertain malignant potential

Prostatic stromal sarcoma

Atypical glands suspicious for carcinoma

High grade prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia with adjacent atypical glands

Radiation-induced c


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About the Authors

Ming Zhou Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Surgical Pathology and Urologic Pathology, Professor of Pathology and Urology, Department of Pathology, NYU Medical Center Tisch Hospital, New York, New York

George Netto Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Surgical Pathology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

Jonathan I Epstein Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology, Urology, Oncology