Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma by Richard L. Attanoos

By Richard L. Attanoos

Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma, a quantity within the Advances in Surgical Pathology sequence, good points chapters on present and imminent adjustments within the box with an emphasis on useful concerns, fresh advancements, and rising concepts.

 Created as a brief assessment, this quantity offers a concise, up to date assessment of the pathological features of mesothelioma—emphasizing the histologic correlation, medical administration, and remedy of the disease.  well timed content material positive aspects contain popularity of precursor mesothelial lesions, the position of molecular biology within the prognosis and analysis of mesothelioma, the interface among the clinician and the surgical pathologist, and the criminal implications of attributing sickness starting place to asbestos and different elements. The ebook offers a source for the periodic updates in wisdom required for day-by-day perform, for present credentialing, and for the self-assessment modules for recertification. 

  • Concise and sensible format offers a short assessment of mesothelioma excellent for citizens, fellows, working towards pathologists, and clinicians. 
  • Core content material addresses mesothelioma analysis, WHO class, staging, imaging, biopsy, mimicking stipulations, immunohistochemistry, unique gene remedy, and the opportunity of stem telephone treatment.
  • Focus on fresh advances and rising technologies is helping advisor readers’ medical care whilst treating sufferers with mesothelioma.
  • Over a hundred and ten full-color images enhance diagnostic accuracy.

Show description

Read or Download Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma PDF

Best oncology books

You Don't Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families

On March 2, 1994, the organisation for healthiness Care coverage and learn (a department of the general public health and wellbeing provider) made headlines by means of freeing new melanoma ache administration directions. That document published that discomfort is often undertreated, and that reduction is not just attainable for many sufferers, yet really aids in restoration.

Drug Delivery in Oncology: From Basic Research to Cancer Therapy

During this first authoritative evaluation on glossy melanoma chemotherapy 121 foreign experts have contributed their adventure and up to date info for what's prone to turn into the most suitable within the box. The authors summarize wisdom received during the last decade, from easy strategies to winning purposes within the health center, overlaying lively and passive concentrating on suggestions in addition to tissue-specific methods.

Chemotherapy-induced neuropathic pain

''Written for ache administration Practitioners, Oncologists, Oncology Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Social staff, Pharmacologists, and first Care Practitioners, in addition to scholars in those fields, this reference presents perception into chemotherapy-induced neuropathic ache melanoma survivors endure. It stories the elemental and medical learn into the conventional body structure of soreness transmission pathways, neuropathic discomfort pathology, the chemotherapeutic drug mechanisms of motion and opposed results, chemotherapy-induced neuropathy, and drug discovery efforts for therapy.

Ovarian Cancer with Expert Consult

Every one quantity within the Early Detection and remedy of melanoma sequence is full of sensible, authoritative details designed to hide the total variety of diagnostic strategies, together with pathologic, radiologic, bronchoscopic, and surgical features. You’ll have the ability to confirm the most secure, shortest, least invasive method to succeed in a correct prognosis; degree the illness; and select the simplest preliminary remedy for early levels.

Extra info for Advances in Surgical Pathology: Mesothelioma

Sample text

Schouwink JH, Kool LS, Rutgers EJ, et al. The value of chest computer tomography and cervical mediastinoscopy in the preoperative assessment of patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma. Ann Thorac Surg 2003;75:1715–1718; discussion 1718–1719. 21. Rice DC, Steliga MA, Stewart J, et al. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration for staging of malignant pleural mesothelioma. Ann Thorac Surg 2009;88:862–868; discussion 868–869. 22. Larsen SS, Vilmann P, Krasnik M, et al. Endoscopic ultrasound guided biopsy versus mediastinoscopy for analysis of paratracheal and subcarinal lymph nodes in lung cancer staging.

Rydberg J, Buckwalter KA, Caldemeyer KS, et al. Multisection CT: scanning techniques and clinical applications. Radiographics 2000;20:1787–1806. 8. Bénard F, Sterman D, Smith RJ, et al. Metabolic imaging of malignant pleural mesothelioma with fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography. Chest 1998;114:713–722. 9. Therasse P, Arbuck SG, Eisenhauer EA, et al. New guidelines to evaluate the response to treatment in solid tumors. European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer, National Cancer Institute of the United States, National Cancer Institute of Canada.

All Rights Reserved. Chapter 5 • Non–Asbestos-Related Diffuse Malignant Mesothelioma 37 3. Baris YI. Fibrous zeolite (erionite) related diseases in Turkey. Am J Ind Med 1991;19:373–378. 4. Dogan AU. Malignant mesothelioma and erionite. In: Pass HI, Vogelzang NJ, Carbone M, eds. Malignant Mesothelioma. New York, NY: Springer; 2005:242–258. 5. Pooley FD. Evaluation of fiber samples taken from the vicinity of two villages in Turkey. In: D ­ ement R, Dement JH, eds. Dust and Disease. Park Forest South, IL: Pathotox Publication; 1979:41.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.23 of 5 – based on 13 votes