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Pathology is the study of disease and is therefore central to all of medicine. This volume clearly introduces the principles of pathology, then goes on to examine the specific pathology of all of the major body systems. It provides full coverage of the curriculum whilst avoiding unnecessary and often confusing detail. Related topics are integrated throughout and this book will certainly help you in all aspects of your medical course. A fully revised self-assessment section matching the latest exam formats is also included.
Part I: Principles of pathology 1. Introduction to Pathology 2. Inflammation, Repair and Cell Death 3. Cancer 4. Infectious Disease Part II: Systematic pathology 5. Pathology of the Nervous System 6. Pathology of the Cardiovascular System 7. Pathology of the Respiratory System 8. Pathology of the Gastrointestinal System 9. Pathology of the Kidney and Urinary Tract 10.Pathology of the Endocrine System 11.Pathology of the Reproductive Systems 12.Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System 13.Pathology of the Blood and Immune Systems 14.Pathology of the Skin Part III: Self-Assessment