Tumors In Domestic Animals

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Edition 05
Author Meuten, Donald J.
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Tumors in Domestic Animals, Fifth Edition is a fully revised new edition of the most comprehensive and authoritative reference on veterinary tumor pathology in common domestic animals, now in full color throughout with the most current advances in research and diagnostics.Now in full color with hundreds of exquisite new images showing diagnostic features, pathogenesis, and techniquesAdds new sections on relevant clinical pathology and oncologyUpdated throughout to include the very latest advances in research and diagnosticsTakes a logical, user-friendly system approachWritten by leading experts on animal tumor pathology

Table of Contents
List of Contributors, viPreface, vii1 An Overview of Molecular Cancer Pathogenesis, Prognosis, and Diagnosis, 1<
/>John M. Cullen and Matthew Breen2 Trimming Tumors for Diagnosis and Prognosis, 27<
/>Paul C. Stromberg and Donald J. Meuten3 Immunohistochemistry: Fundamentals and Applications in Oncology, 44<
/>José A. Ramos?]Vara and Luke B. Borst4 Epithelial and Melanocytic Tumors of the Skin, 88<
/>Michael H. Goldschmidt and Kyle H. Goldschmidt5 Mesenchymal Tumors of the Skin and Soft Tissues, 142<
/>Mattie J. Hendrick6 Mast Cell Tumors, 176<
/>Matti Kiupel7 Tumors of the Hemolymphatic System, 203<
/>Victor E. Valli, Dorothee Bienzle, Donald J. Meuten, and Keith E. Linder8 Canine and Feline Histiocytic Diseases, 322<
/>Peter F. Moore9 Tumors of Joints, 337<
/>Linden E. Craig and Keith G. Thompson10 Tumors of Bone, 356<
/>Keith G. Thompson and Keren E. Dittmer11 Tumors of Muscle, 425<
/>Barry J. Cooper and Beth A. Valentine12 Tumors of the Respiratory Tract, 467<
/>Dennis W. Wilson13 Tumors of the Alimentary Tract, 499<
/>John S. Munday, Christiane V. Löhr, and Matti Kiupel14 Tumors of the Liver and Gallbladder, 602<
/>John M. Cullen15 Tumors of the Urinary System, 632<
/>Donald J. Meuten and Travis L.K. Meuten16 Tumors of the Genital Systems, 689<
/>Dalen W. Agnew and N. James MacLachlan17 Tumors of the Mammary Gland, 723<
/>Michael H. Goldschmidt, Laura Peña, and Valentina Zappulli18 Tumors of the Endocrine Glands, 766<
/>Thomas J. Rosol and Donald J. Meuten19 Tumors of the Nervous System, 834<
/>Robert J. Higgins, Andrew W. Bollen, Peter J. Dickinson, and Sílvia Sisó-Llonch20 Tumors of the Eye, 892<
/>Richard R. Dubielzig21 Tumors of the Ear, 923<
/>Bradley L. NjaaAppendix: Diagnostic Schemes and Algorithms, 942Introduction, 942Mitotic count, 944Canine melanomas and melanocytic neoplasms, 946Histologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 948Prognosis of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 949Canine subcutaneous mast cell tumors, 951Cytologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 952Evaluation of regional lymph node metastasis in canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 953Canine oral perioral mast cell tumors, 955Feline cutaneous mast cell tumors, 956Canine soft tissue mesenchymal tumor (sarcoma), 957Canine soft tissue mesenchymal tumor: Future?, 959Joint tumors in dogs, 960Lymphoma and lymphoid leukemia prognoses, 961Enlarged lymph node evaluation in dogs, 965Bone marrow evaluation, 966PARR (PCR for antigen receptor rearrangement), 967Canine and feline nasal tumors, 969Scoring system and prognosis for canine lung tumors, 970Histologic grading and prognosis for feline lung tumors, 971Mammary, 972Urothelial (transitional) cell carcinoma (UC), 973Skin masses, 975Canine
eed predispositions for epidermal and melanocytic tumors, 976Index, 979