Cancer Grading Manual by Ivan DamjanovCancer Grading Manual by Ivan Damjanov

Cancer Grading Manual

EditorIvan Damjanov, Fang Fan

Paperback | December 15, 2006

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This book addresses all histopathologic aspects of tumor pathology essential for grading of tumors. It discusses the history and basic tenets of tumor grading; principles of microscopic grading of tumors; ancillary methods currently used to improve tumor grading; and new techniques used in evaluating tumors and formulating prognosis. It is designed to be a practice-oriented, concise and well-illustrated resource for diagnostic surgical pathologists and pathology residents. The manual is organized by specific organ systems. Each chapter begins with an introduction and describes in detail the optimal and most widely used system for grading common tumors.
Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD is Professor of Pathology at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Extremely well-regarded in the field, Dr. Damjanov serves as book review editor for Modern Pathology and is a member of the editorial review group for Doody's. He has written dozens of journal articles and book chapters, and has edited/authored...
Title:Cancer Grading ManualFormat:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 10.98 × 8.5 × 0.04 inPublished:December 15, 2006Publisher:SpringerLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0387337504

ISBN - 13:9780387337500

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Table of Contents

Preface.- History and General Aspects of Tumor Grading.- Tumors of the Mouth, Pharynx, Nose and Paranasal Sinuses.- Tumors of the Salivary Glands.- Tumors of the Larynx and Hypopharynx.- Tumors of the Lungs and Pleura.- Tumors of the Thymus.- Tumors of the Digestive System.- Tumors of the Endocrine System.- Tumors of the Kidney and Male Urogenital System.- Tumors of the Female Genital Organs.- Tumors of the Breast.- Tumors of the Lymphoid and Hematopoietic Systems.- Tumors of the Musculoskeletal System.- Tumors of the Skin.- Tumors of the Central Nervous System.- Index.