Practical Pulmonary Pathology: A Diagnostic Approach

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Item#: 9780323442848
Edition 03
Author Leslie & Wick
Cover Hardback
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Part of the in-depth and practical Pattern Recognition series,Practical Pulmonary Pathology, 3rd Edition, helps youaccurately identify and interpret neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the lungs by using a pattern-based approach . Leading diagnosticians in pulmonary pathology guide you from a histological pattern, through the appropriate work-up, around the pitfalls, and to the best diagnosis.Superb, full-color illustrations capture key pathological patterns for a full range of common and rare conditions, and a"visual index" at the beginning of the book directs you to the exact location of in-depth diagnostic guidance.

Table of Contents
1. Lung Anatomy2. Pulmonary Function Testing for Pathologists3. Optimal Processing of Diagnostic Lung Specimens4. Computed Tomography of Diffuse Lung Diseases and Solitary Pulmonary Nodule5. Developmental and Pediatric Lung Disease6. Acute Lung Injury7. Lung Infections8. Chronic Diffuse Lung Diseases9. Non-neoplastic Pathology of the Large and Small Airways10. Pneumoconioses11. Pulmonary Vasculitis and Pulmonary Hemorrhage12. Pulmonary Hypertension13. Pathology of Lung Transplantation14. Neuroendocrine Neoplasms of the Lung15. Sarcomas and Sarcomatoid Neoplasms of the Lung and Pleura16. Pulmonary Pathology: Hematolymphoid Disorders17. Non-neuroendocrine Carcinomas (Excluding "Sarcomatoid" Carcinoma) and Salivary Gland Analogue Tumors of the Lung18. Metastatic Tumors in the Lung: A Practical Approach to Diagnosis19. Pseudoneoplastic Lesions of the Lungs and Pleura20. Benign and Borderline Tumors of the Lungs and Pleura21. Malignant and Borderline Mesothelial Tumors of the PleuraAppendix