Publication Year: 2011
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Wakely, Paul
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 83
A synopsis of all common head and neck entities as well as selected less common entities.
Head and Neck Pathology concentrates on the salient H&E histopathology of each entity discussed with brief descriptors of the clinical features, differential diagnosis, and relevant literature references for each entity. The book features a bulleted format with H&E illustrations to match histopathologic criteria. Helpful ancillary tests, in particular, appropriate immunohistochemical panels are also summarized.
Head and Neck Pathology provides a synopsis of all common head and neck entities as well as selected less common entities. Head and Neck Pathology covers non-neoplastic, benign and malignant neoplasms found in the oral cavity, oropharynx, sinonasal tract, hypopharynx and larynx, salivary glands, gnathic bones, ears, and the soft tissues. The book provides a handy summary and quick reference guide for pathology residents and will serve as a ìportable refresher courseî or MOC review tool for the more experienced pathologist.