Written by internationally recognized authorities, the comprehensive, evidence-based practice information is presented in an outline format that is clear and easy to follow. Up-to-date and richly detailed, Essentials of Anatomic Pathology, Fourth Edition offers both the pathologist-in-training and the practicing pathologist a concise summary of all the critical information needed to recognize, understand and interpret anatomic pathology.
Liang Cheng, MD
Virgil H. Moon Professor of Pathology
Professor of Urology
Director of Molecular Diagnostics and Molecular Pathology Laboratory
Chief of Genitourinary Pathology Division
Director, Fellowship in Urologic Pathology
Indiana University School of Medicine
David G. Bostwick, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Glen Allen, Virginia, USA
Molecular Surgical Pathology will prove a very useful resource for pathologists in training who are preparing for the Board and in-service examination. It will also be a unique and invaluable resource for medical oncologists, physicians, other medical professionals and basic research scientists with interest in molecular pathology of human cancers.
Grasp the connections between basic science and clinical medicine with clinicopathologic correlations throughout.Learn core concepts quickly and efficiently with a highly templated design that highlights pathogenesis and morphology.
Artwork revised and updated for a more modern look and more three-dimensional feel
Targeted Therapy boxes – provides clinical information on appropriate therapy related to the disease under discussion
All photomicrographs and gross photos reviewed and improved to ensure excellent quality
Features and benefits of this new volume include:
• 1,741 high-quality, color illustrations and 112 tables toillustrate the wide range of pathologic and clinical features inthe urinary tract
• An evidence-based approach to diagnosis and patientmanagement for infectious, nonneoplastic, and
• Recent advances in the molecular genetics of the urinarybladder with discussion of their current or
potential impact on diagnosis and personalized patient care
• With emphasis on the scientific validation of currentdiagnostic methods and their direct application in clinicalpractice, Bladder Pathology is a cutting-edge resource thatnot only offers comprehensive research and clinicalinformation for practicing surgical pathologists, urologists,oncologists, and their clinical colleagues, but also captures agenuine sense of excitement about recent advances in this vital,ever-evolving field.
Rely on the practice-proven experienceof today’s authorities to identify and diagnose with confidence.
Confirm your diagnostic suspicionsby comparing your findings to more than 1600 color images and color graphics.
Quickly locate the specific information you need throughan abundance of tables, diagrams and flowcharts; boxed lists of types and causes of diseases; differential diagnosis; characteristic features of diseases; complications; classifications; and staging. Stay current with the latest information on: differential diagnosis for all tumor types encountered in urological surgical pathology practice; urologic tumor specimen handling and reporting guidelines; new entities and updated classification schemes; and newer immunohistochemical and genetic diagnostic methods.
Develop targeted therapyspecific to a particular patient’s problem based on key molecular aspects of disease, especially in relevance to targeted therapy/personalized medicine.
Providethe clinician with the most accurate diagnostic and prognostic indicators, by incorporating the latest classification and staging systems in your reports.
Deepen your understandingof new diagnostic biomarkers and their utility in differential diagnosis.
New concepts and paradigms based on passively powered and/or on-demand activated, embeddable sensor platforms are presented to bridge the gap between real-time monitoring and global measurements.Presents a one-stop-shop reference for underground sensing and monitoring needs that saves valuable research timeProvides application cases for all technologies that are covered and described in detailIncludes full, four color images of equipment and applicationsDesigned to cover a wide variety of underground sensors, from agriculture to geohazards