1st Edition

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


  • Ming Zhou
  • George Netto
  • Jonathan I Epstein
  • 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 editors

    Ming Zhou

    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

    Affiliations and Expertise

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

    Jonathan I Epstein

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Pathology, Urology, Oncology