Nongynecologic Cytopathology: A Practical Guide by Farid MoinfarNongynecologic Cytopathology: A Practical Guide by Farid Moinfar

Nongynecologic Cytopathology: A Practical Guide

EditorFarid Moinfar

Hardcover | July 28, 2012

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This manual for diagnostic cytologists offers detailed guidance on diagnostic problems likely to be encountered in everyday practice. It encompasses exfoliative and aspiration cytology of all major nongynecologic body sites. Each chapter opens with an algorithm that presents the reader with the relevant microscopic findings, the most important additional findings, and the differential diagnostic possibilities and problems in a clear and easily remembered form. Another important feature is the wealth of high-quality color photomicrographs, which clearly document the visual appearances of the most important lesions and highlight the differential diagnostic difficulties. The accompanying text contains helpful general remarks and presents further relevant information on diagnostics, differential diagnostic procedures, and auxiliary methods. Besides established cytologists and pathologists, cytopathologists in training and cytotechnologists will find this book to be a valuable aid.
Peter Spieler, MD, trained at the University of Basel, Switzerland, before specializing in Clinical Pathology at the Kantonsspital St. Gallen and University of Berne. After serving as Assistant Medical Director at the Pathology Institute in St. Gallen, he undertook further education in diagnostic cytology and research at the Karolinska...
Title:Nongynecologic Cytopathology: A Practical GuideFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1290 pages, 10.98 × 8.27 × 0 inPublished:July 28, 2012Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642247180

ISBN - 13:9783642247187

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Table of Contents

Breast.- Respiratory Tract and Mediastinum.- Effusions.- Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands.- Salivary Glands and Head and Neck Lesions.- Central Nervous System.- Eye and Ocular Adnexa.- Oral Cavity and Oropharynx.- Liver.- Pancreas, Extrahepatic Bile Ducts.- Gastrointestinal Tract.- Kidney, Adrenal Glands, Retroperitoneum.- Urinary Tract.- Male Genital Organs.- Lymph Nodes.- Skin Lesions and Unusual Subcutaneous Lesions.- Soft Tissue and Bone.