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Author Torbenson, Michael S., author

Title Biopsy interpretation of the liver / Michael S. Torbenson
Published Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource : color illustrations
Series Biopsy interpretation series
Biopsy interpretation series.
Contents General approach to biopsy assessment -- General approach to biopsy reports -- The almost normal liver biopsy -- Liver injury patterns -- Acute and chronic viral hepatitis -- Other infections of the liver -- Granulomatous disease -- Drug effects -- Fatty liver disease -- Autoimmune hepatitis -- Biliary tract disease and cholestatic liver disease -- Pediatric cholestatic liver disease -- Vascular disease -- Transplant pathology -- Iron overload disease -- Wilson disease and other genetic diseases -- Liver disease in systemic conditions -- Pediatric benign and malignant tumors -- Adult benign and malignant mesenchymal tumors -- Benign and malignant hepatocellular tumors -- Benign and malignant biliary tumors -- Other tumors of the liver
Summary This reference provides cutting-edge research on liver biopsy, framing each diagnosis in its most common clinical context alongside clinical recommendations, and helping doctors to effectively diagnose and offer the highest in patient care. Features include key differential features of tumors, organized according to diagnostic category, and specific tumors accompanied by high quality photomicrographs and illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Liver -- Biopsy.
Liver -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Liver Diseases -- diagnosis.
Liver Diseases -- pathology.
Diagnosis, Differential.
Genre/Form Fulltext
Internet Resources
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1469887606 (electronic bk.)
9781469887609 (electronic bk.)