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Author Weissferdt, Annikka

Title Diagnostic pathology of pleuropulmonary neoplasia / Annikka Weissferdt, Cesar A. Moran
Published New York, NY : Springer, ©2013


Description 1 online resource (xi, 470 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Diagnostic Imaging of Lung and Pleural Tumors -- The Staging of Lung Cancer -- Non-Small Cell Carcinomas -- Neuroendocrine Carcinomas -- Biphasic Tumors of the Lungs -- Salivary Gland and Adnexal Type Tumors of the Lungs -- Tumors Derived from Presumed Ectopic Tissues -- Vascular Tumors of the Lungs -- Mesenchymal Tumors of the Lungs -- Lung Tumors of Uncertain Histogenesis -- Malignant Lymphomas Involving Lung and Pleura -- Tumors of the Pleura -- Tumor-like Conditions and Benign Tumors of the Lung -- Molecular Pathology of Lung Cancer
Summary Diagnostic Pathology of Pleuropulmonary Neoplasia¡highlights the morphologic basis, immunohistochemistry, electron microscopy, and molecular biology of tumoral and pseudotumoral conditions of the lung and pleura. The volume also highlights the nuances in the diagnosis of lung and pleural conditions and the applications of today's most recent studies in molecular biology, and the way it is applied to diagnosis and treatment. In providing an expert guide for the histopathologic diagnosis of lung and pleural tumors, this volume be of great interest to general surgical pathologists, surgeons, oncologists, and those involved in the management of patients with lung tumors
Analysis Medicine
Medicine & Public Health
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Lungs -- Cancer -- Diagnosis.
Pleura -- Cancer -- Diagnosis
Lung Neoplasms -- diagnosis
Pleural Neoplasms -- diagnosis
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Lungs -- Cancer -- Diagnosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Moran, Cesar
ISBN 9781441907875