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Chapter 1 The Cell as a Unit of Health and Disease
Chapter 2 Cellular Responses to Stress and Toxic Insults
Adaptation, Injury, and Death
Chapter 3 Inflammation and Repair
Chapter 4 Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolic Disease, and Shock
Chapter 5 Genetic Disorders
Chapter 6 Diseases of the Immune System
Chapter 7 Neoplasia
Chapter 8 Infectious Diseases
Chapter 9 Environmental and Nutritional Diseases
Chapter 10 Diseases of Infancy and Childhood
Systemic Pathology: Diseases of Organ Systems
Chapter 11 Blood Vessels
Chapter 12 The Heart
Chapter 13 Diseases of White Blood Cells, Lymph Nodes, Spleen, and Thymus
Chapter 14 Red Blood Cell and Bleeding Disorders
Chapter 15 The Lung
Chapter 16 Head and Neck
Chapter 17 The Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 18 Liver and Gallbladder
Chapter 19 The Pancreas
Chapter 20 The Kidney
Chapter 21 The Lower Urinary Tract and Male Genital System
Chapter 22 The Female Genital Tract
Chapter 23 The Breast
Chapter 24 The Endocrine System
Chapter 25 The Skin
Chapter 26 Bones, Joints, and Soft Tissue Tumors
Chapter 27 Peripheral Nerves and Skeletal Muscles
Chapter 28 The Central Nervous System
Chapter 29 The Eye
By Richard N Mitchell, MD, PhD, Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Staff Pathologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts ; Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Donald N. Pritzker Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California and Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts