Frozen Section Library: Head And Neck by Qihui Jim ZhaiFrozen Section Library: Head And Neck by Qihui Jim Zhai

Frozen Section Library: Head And Neck

byQihui Jim Zhai

Paperback | December 29, 2010

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Intraoperative frozen section interpretation is the base for treatment for the patient within the operating room. It requires immediate answer for the surgeon's specific question and the subsequent consequences are frequently irreversible. The pathologist should be very familiar with the related differential diagnosis of the involved organ. Additionally, the pathologist needs to know many pitfalls and freezing artifacts in each organ and the clinical implications each diagnosis may result in. Frozen Section Library: Head and Neck will provide a convenient, user-friendly handbook to expedite use when performing intraoperative consultations on head and neck specimens. This book will be 5 X 8 and is estimated to be about 200 to 250 pages in toto with 100 to 150 color figures. An organ and clinical scenario based approach will be used in this book. This book will be divided into chapters based on the organs and anatomic locations. Within the chapter, a consistent format with the critical issues as a focus will be used including the frequently encountered clinical scenarios and the specific questions from the surgeons, frequent diagnostic considerations and their major diagnostic criteria with associated diagnostic pearls, artifacts and pitfalls and how to avoid them.
Qihui 'Jim' Zhai, MD, FCAP, is Professor of Pathology, University of Cincinnati,Cincinnati, OH. He is also Attending Pathologist at Greater Cincinnati Pathologists, Inc., Cininnati, OH.
Title:Frozen Section Library: Head And NeckFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pagesPublished:December 29, 2010Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0387959874

ISBN - 13:9780387959870

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Table of Contents

General Considerations.- Diseases by Anatomiv Site.- Nsal Cavity and Paranasal Sinuses.- Salivary Glands.- Oral Cavity, Pharynx, and Larynx.- Head.- Head and Neck Presentations of Intracranial Lesions.- Suggested Reading.- Index.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"This is a focused reference of the most common and most harrowing conditions that the pathologist faces when confronted with intraoperative diagnosis of head and neck lesions. . The intended audience is surgical pathologists and pathologists in training who perform frozen sections, and the surgeons and surgery residents who rely on frozen section results. . This is a well-illustrated, brief . practical addition to the library of any surgical pathologist who deals with frozen section diagnosis of head and neck lesions." (Paul St. Romain, Doody's Review Service, May, 2011)