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Author Antic, Tatjana, author

Title Renal neoplasms : an integrative approach to cytopathologic diagnosis / Tatjana Antic, Jerome B. Taxy
Published New York, NY : Springer, 2014


Description 1 online resource (ix, 69 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Introduction to Renal Neoplasms and Clinical Relevance -- Normal Kidney -- Benign Renal Epithelial and Mesenchymal Neoplasms and their Mimics -- Renal Cell Carcinoma: Occurrence and Classification -- Urothelial Carcinoma and the Variants -- Other Malignant Neoplasms of the Kidney Including Metastatic Lesions
Summary Renal Neoplasms: An Integrative Approach to Cytopathologic Diagnosis provides a comprehensive review of cytology and all the morphologic correlates, including their respective limitations, related to a broad spectrum of renal neoplasms with special emphasis on cyto-histo correlation. The book also discusses related usual radiologic appearances, gross features and possible targeted therapies where appropriate. The volume features an integrated approach that provides step-by-step guidance in the morphologic evaluation of renal neoplasms. Furthermore, all chapters are written by experts who deal with this type of specimen in their daily practice and have insights into the pathology as well as the clinical aspects of these tumors. Illustrated with high quality color microphotographs and formatted for ease of use in the lab, Renal Neoplasms: An Integrative Approach to Cytopathologic Diagnosis is a helpful guide to everyday pathology practice, especially for pathologists who rarely encounter this type of specimen
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Notes English
Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed March 17, 2014)
Subject Kidneys -- Cancer -- Cytodiagnosis
Kidneys -- Cancer -- Cytopathology
Renal cell carcinoma.
Kidney Neoplasms -- diagnosis
Carcinoma, Renal Cell
Urologic Neoplasms
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Medical laboratories.
Form Electronic book
Author Taxy, Jerome B., author.
ISBN 9781493904310