Differential Diagnoses in Surgical Pathology: Pulmonary Pathology

Publication Year: 2016

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Achcar, Rosane Duarte; Groshong, Steve D.; Cool, Carlyne D.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-119527-9

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 83

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Description

This practical reference uses select images of clinical and pathological findings, together with succinct, expert instructions, to guide you through the decision-making process by distinguishing between commonly confused pulmonary lesions.

By presenting material according to the way pathologists actually work, this user-friendly volume helps you quickly differentiate entities that have overlapping morphologic features in both neoplastic and non-neoplastic lung pathology.

Key features:
- Presents more than 90 differential diagnoses in pulmonary pathology side by side for easy comparison, including the most common entities as well as selected rarer diseases.
- Provides concise, bulleted summaries of clinical and pathological findings and relevant pictorial examples on the corresponding pages.
- Features high-quality images of similar-looking lesions side by side for easy comparison.
- Helps you accurately and efficiently answer many everyday questions such as, ""Is this UIP or NSIP?"" and ""Is this malignant mesothelioma or reactive mesothelial hyperplasia?""
- Ideal for practicing pathologists, pathologists in training, residents, and medical students.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Achcar, Rosane Duarte; Groshong, Steve D.; Cool, Carlyne D.
ISBN: 978-1-45-119527-9
Specialty:
Pathology
Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Medicine
Surgery
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 344
Year: 2016
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 83

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