ABOUT THIS BOOK
· Provides step-by-step guidance in the morphologic evaluation of renal
· Written by experts in this field
· Illustrated with high quality color microphotographs
· Formatted for ease of use in the lab
Renal Neoplasms: An Integrative Approach to Cytopathologic Diagnosis provides a comprehensive review of cytology and all the morphologic correlates, including their respective limitations, related to a broad spectrum of renal neoplasms with special emphasis on cyto-histo correlation. The book also discusses related usual radiologic appearances, gross features and possible targeted therapies where appropriate. The volume features an integrated approach that provides step-by-step guidance in the morphologic evaluation of renal neoplasms. Furthermore, all chapters are written by experts who deal with this type of specimen in their daily practice and have insights into the pathology as well as the clinical aspects of these tumors.
Illustrated with high quality color microphotographs and formatted for ease of use in the lab?,Renal Neoplasms: An Integrative Approach to Cytopathologic Diagnosis is a helpful guide to everyday pathology practice, especially for pathologists who rarely encounter this type of specimen.
Content Level » Professional/practitioner
Keywords » cytomorphology - familial RCC - lymphoproliferative diseases - malignant mesenchymal neoplasms - urothelial carcinoma
Related subjects » Biomedical Sciences – Pathology
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1 Introduction to Renal Neoplasms and Clinical Relevance
Chapter 2 Normal Kidney
Chapter 3 Benign Renal Epithelial and Mesenchymal Neoplasms and their Mimics
Chapter 4 Renal Cell Carcinoma: Occurrence and Classification
Chapter 5 Urothelial Carcinoma and the Variants
Chapter 6 Other Malignant Neoplasms of the Kidney Including Metastatic Lesions
AUTHORS & EDITORS
Tatjana Antic, MD
University of Chicago, Pathology Department, Chicago, IL, USA.
Jerome B. Taxy, MD
North Shore University Health System, Evanston, IL, USA.