Neuropathology, 3rd Edition
Key features of this practical text include:
A consistent, user-friendly format that explores each entity's clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnoses, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations.
A focus on specific features of selected neoplastic and non-neoplastic entities, including broad and in-depth differential diagnoses.
Review of normal histology before examining abnormal findings, enabling you to conveniently compare their characteristics in one place at one time.
Clinical information on treatment and prognosis, enabling you to better understand the clinical implications of the diagnosis.
Nearly 600 full-color, high-quality illustrations with extensive figure legends, as well as abundant boxes and tables throughout.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
What’s NEW in this edition:
Advances in molecular diagnostic testing and its capabilities and limitations, including targeted/personalized medicine.
New diagnostic biomarkers and their utility in differential diagnosis, newly described variants, and new histologic entities.
The latest TNM staging and WHO classification systems.
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Overview of Central Nervous System Anatomy and Histology
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Congenital Malformations, Perinatal Diseases, and Tumor Predisposition Syndromes
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Metabolic and Toxic Disorders
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Glial and Glioneuronal Tumors
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Skeletal Muscle and Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Richard A. Prayson, MD MEd, Head, Section of Neuropathology Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH and Gabrielle A. Yeaney, MD, Associate Professor of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine