Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Montgomery, Elizabeth A.; Voltaggio, Lysandra
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 87
Your definitive bench reference for the diagnosis of these challenging specimens - Volume 2
One of the best-selling titles in the Biopsy Interpretation Series, its practical, richly illustrative coverage encompasses the most common mucosal biopsies from the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, and anus, helping you to evaluate the full range of samples and recognize their distinguishing features. This volume focuses on neoplastic entities; Volume One, also available, is your complete source on non-neoplastic gastrointestinal lesions.
-Successfully navigate both common and unusual issues that arise in the day-to-day interpretation of gastrointestinal biopsies. Entities covered in this volume include: Barrett esophagus, mesenchymal neoplasms such as GIST, schwannoma, and benign fibroblastic polyp, hereditary cancer syndromes, and many more.
-Enhance your interpretation skills with valuable pearls and pitfalls at the beginning of each chapter.
-Compare your samples to hundreds of full-color illustrations that capture the characteristic appearance of most mucosal biopsies of the gastrointestinal tract.