Diagnostic Neuropathology Smears

Publication Year: 2006

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Jeffrey T. Joseph MD, PhD

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-178647-8

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98

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Provides practical information on how to perform and interpret smears and use smears for diagnostic intraoperative neuropathology.

Covers most aspects of brain biopsies that require intraoperative or ""frozen section"" diagnosis, including tumors, non-neoplastic lesions, infectious diseases, and metastases to the brain. The author also discusses more general aspects of smears, including their preparation and general interpretation.

Emphasis is on the structural information about brain lesions supplied by the technique of smears, as well as the patterns of smears produced by different tumors. More than 200 full-color illustrations complement the text.

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Platform: Ovid OvidMD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Jeffrey T. Joseph MD, PhD
ISBN: 978-0-78-178647-8
Specialty:
Residents
Pathology
Neurosurgery
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 256
Illustrations: 256
Year: 2006
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98

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