Part of the comprehensive Biopsy Interpretation Series, the second edition of Biopsy Interpretation of the Uterine Cervix and Corpus provides an easy-to-follow, practical approach to normal histology, non-neoplastic conditions, and neoplasia of the cervix and uterine body. Focusing on the most common biopsies, this up-to-date bench reference emphasizes morphologic features and immunohistochemistry in the diagnostic material, with close attention paid to differential diagnosis, including benign mimics of tumors.
- Stay up to date with what’s new in gynecologic pathology with an all-new chapter on metastatic tumors, plus updated references and terminology throughout.
- Focus on differential diagnosis and frequently encountered pitfalls of the most common entities observed in the cervix, endometrium, and myometrium.
- Clearly visualize the specimens you’re likely to see with hundreds of high-quality images, both in the text and online.
- Get up-to-date guidance on ancillary tests such as in situ hybridization for HPV and molecular studies for microsatellite instability assessment and molar pregnancy.
- Test your knowledge online with over 50 questions ideal for self-assessment.
- Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition, offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:
- 50 questions for review and self-assessment, plus over 1,000 additional full-color images available only online.
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Table of Contents
1. Normal Uterine Cervix.
2. Squamous Lesions of the Uterine Cervix
3. Glandular Lesions of the Uterine Cervix
4. Normal Endometrium
5. Benign Endometrial Conditions
6. Endometrial Hyperplasia and Metaplasia
7. Endometrial Carcinomas
8. Mixed and Mesenchymal Tumors of the Uterine Body and Cervix
9. Miscellaneous Tumors of the Cervix and Endometrium
10. Metastatic Carcinomas to the Uterine Corpus and Cervix
Elizabeth D. Euscher MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Anais Malpica MD
Professor, Department of Pathology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX