This book serves as a practical guide and provides updates in Genitourinary (GU) Pathology. By using a "Questions and Answers" format, it addresses frequently encountered diagnostic challenges in daily practice for pathologists. Emphasis is placed on diagnosis and differential diagnosis based on morphological characteristics, clinicopathologic correlation, and interpretation of immunohistochemical and other ancillary tests. Concise answers to each question are provided by experts in the field accompanied by ample high quality illustrations and updated references. This book includes common and rare benign and malignant conditions in the GU system, covering the entire genitourinary system including the prostate, kidney, bladder, testis, urethra, ureter, penis and adrenal. It also reviews current topics, controversies and diagnostic dilemmas in diagnostic GU pathology.
Practical Genitourinary Pathology serves as a quick reference for busy practicing pathologists, pathologists in training, urologists, medical students, and other physicians with questions of genitourinary conditions.
Ximing J. Yang
Marie A. Fleming Professor of Pathology
Chief of Urological Pathology
Department of Pathology
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL, USA
Professor and Chair, Pathologist-in-Chief
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Tufts Medical Center
Tufts School of Medicine
Boston, MA, USA