Diagnostic Pathology: Intraoperative Consultation , 2nd Edition

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By Susan C. Lester, MD, PhD
ISBN
9780323570190
Publication Date
13-02-2018
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  • Separate chapters cover more than 60 questions posed by surgeons during intraoperative consultations, in addition to general introductory and methods chapters
  • More than 1,700 outstanding images
  • Time-saving reference features include bulleted text, tables of diagnostic criteria, annotated images, and an extensive index

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume by Dr. Susan Lester is uniquely organized according to the specific questions from surgeons that a pathologist needs to address during time-limited intraoperative consultations. Concise, focused chapters, supported by tables, diagrams, radiographs, and photographs, provide the essential information needed for optimal intraoperative diagnosis. A new feature of the 2nd edition is video instruction for frozen-section techniques.


Key Features
  • Separate chapters cover more than 60 questions posed by surgeons during intraoperative consultations, in addition to general introductory and methods chapters
  • More than 1,700 outstanding images
  • Time-saving reference features include bulleted text, tables of diagnostic criteria, annotated images, and an extensive index
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323570190
Author Informaiton By Susan C. Lester, MD, PhD, Chief, Breast Pathology Services, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Pp Authortext Lester
New to this Edition
  • Thoroughly updated content in every chapter includes new criteria for diagnosis (e.g., limiting surgery for some types of lung lesions), more information on gross evaluation of specimens, and additional photographs for many diagnoses
  • New chapters include new techniques, such as image-guided lung resections, finding and safely handling radioactive seeds for breast biopsies, tissue banking techniques, nipple margin evaluation for nipple-sparing mastectomy, and evaluation of specimens from patients with epilepsy
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices
Published Reviews

"The inclusion of this book in the Pathology laboratory" library will benefit all pathologists

The inclusion of this book in the Pathology laboratory library will benefit all pathologists

"This update is a tremendously practical book for any surgical pathologist or pathologist-in-training and has use both as a scope-side reference and as a review for those preparing to rotate on to a frozen section service...Because it is focused in scope and execution, this book stands out as an exceptional volume in the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series and is strongly recommended as an addition to any personal or departmental library." Reviewed by Alex Taylor, MD (University of Michigan Medical School) Doody's Score: 100, 5 Stars!

Table of Content

General

Intraoperative Consultation: Introduction

Quality Assurance

Safety Precautions

Telepathology

Methods

Gross Examination

Cytologic Examination

Frozen Section

Slide Preparation

Tissue Allocation for Special Studies and Banking

Breast: Radioactive Seed Localization

Lymph Nodes: Molecular Methods for Evaluation

Contents

Adrenal and Paraganglia: Diagnosis

Anterior Mediastinal Mass: Diagnosis

Appendix: Diagnosis

Bone Lesion/Tumor: Diagnosis and Margins

Breast: Diagnosis

Breast: Parenchymal Margins

Breast: Nipple Margin Evaluation

Bronchus and Trachea: Diagnosis

Cerebellum and Brainstem: Diagnosis

Cerebral Hemispheres: Diagnosis

Cerebral Hemispheres: Evaluation for Epilepsy

Colon: Diagnosis and Margins

Colon: Evaluation for Hirschsprung Disease

Esophagus: Diagnosis and Margins

Fallopian Tube: Diagnosis

Head and Neck Mucosa: Diagnosis and Margins

Kidney, Adult: Diagnosis and Margins

Kidney: Evaluation of Allograft Prior to Transplantation

Kidney Needle Biopsy: Evaluation for Adequacy

Kidney, Pediatric: Indications and Utility

Larynx: Diagnosis and Margins

Liver, Capsular Mass: Diagnosis

Liver: Evaluation of Allograft Prior to Transplantation

Liver, Intrahepatic Mass: Diagnosis and Margins

Lung, Ground Glass-Opacities and Small Masses: Image-Guided Resection

Lung: Margins

Lung: Nonneoplastic Diffuse Disease: Diagnosis

Lung Mass: Diagnosis

Lymph Nodes, Axillary: Diagnosis

Lymph Nodes Below Diaphragm: Diagnosis

Lymph Nodes: Diagnosis of Suspected Lymphoproliferative Disease

Lymph Nodes, Head and Neck: Diagnosis

Lymph Nodes, Mediastinal: Diagnosis

Meninges: Diagnosis

Nasal/Sinus: Diagnosis of Suspected Fungal Rhinosinusitis

Nasal/Sinus: Diagnosis of Suspected Neoplasia

Oropharynx and Nasopharynx: Diagnosis

Ovary, Mass: Diagnosis

Pancreas, Biopsy: Diagnosis

Pancreas Resection: Parenchymal, Retroperitoneal, and Bile Duct Margins

Parathyroid Gland: Diagnosis and Margins

Peripheral Nerve and Skeletal Muscle: Allocation of Tissue for Special Studies

Peritoneal/Omental Mass: Biopsy

Pituitary: Diagnosis

Pleura: Diagnosis

Revision Arthroplasty: Evaluation of Infection

Salivary Gland: Diagnosis and Margins

Skin: Diagnosis and Margins

Skin: Evaluation for Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis vs. Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome

Skin: Mohs Micrographic Surgery

Soft Tissue: Evaluation for Necrotizing Fasciitis

Soft Tissue Mass: Diagnosis and Margins

Spinal Cord: Diagnosis

Stomach: Diagnosis and Margins

Thyroid: Diagnosis

Ureter: Margins

Uterus, Endometrium: Diagnosis

Uterus, Endometrium: Diagnosis of Pregnancy

Uterus, Myometrium: Diagnosis

Vulva: Diagnosis and Margins

E-SBN 9780323570206
Imprint Elsevier
Publication Date 13-02-2018
Pages 500
Trim 276 x 216 (8 1/2 x 10 7/8)
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