Table of Contents

Part I: The Surgical Pathology Laboratory.
1. Gross Room and Specimen Handling.
Lucien E. Nochomovitz.
2. Intraoperative Consultations in Surgical Pathology.
Mahendra Ranchod.
3. The Surgical Pathology Report.
Debra Hawes, Richard J. Cote, Noel Weidner.
4. Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information Systems.
Anil V. Parwani, Eric Schubert, William Gross, John Gilbertson, Michael J. Becich.
5. Immunohistochemistry.
Debra Hawes, Shan-Rong Shi, David J. Dabbs, Clive R. Taylor, Richard J. Cote.
6. Role of Electron Microscopy in Modern Diagnostic Surgical Pathology.
Robert A. Erlandson.
7. Molecular Biology.
Sharon P. Wilczynski.
8. The Essential Quality Improvement and Educational Programs in Surgical Pathology.
Robert R. Rickert.
9. Medicolegal Issues in Surgical Pathology.
David B. Troxel.
Part 2: Head and Neck.
10. Nasal Cavity, Paranasal Sinuses, and Nasopharynx.
Bruce M. Wenig, Mary Richardson.
11. Larynx.
Lester D.R. Thompson.
12. Salivary Glands.
Gary L. Ellis, Paul L. Auclair.
13. Ear and Temporal Bone.
Bruce M. Wenig.
14. Oral Cavity and Jaws.
Noel Weidner, Kurt Matthews, Joseph A. Regezi.
Part 3: Thoracic System.
15. Lung.
Saul Suster, Cesar A. Moran.
16. Serosal Membranes.
Lawrence M. Weiss.
17. Mediastinum.
Saul Suster, Cesar A. Moran.
18. Heart and Blood Vessels.
Allen Burke, Renu Virmani.
Part 4: Breast.
19. Breast.
Noel Weidner.
Part 5: Gastrointestinal Tract.
20. Esophagus.
Christopher A. Moskaluk.
21. Stomach.
David Lewin, Klaus J. Lewin (deceased).
22. Small Intestine.
David Lewin, Klaus J. Lewin (deceased).
23. Large Intestine (Colon).
Robert E. Petras, Wendy Frankel.
24. Appendix.
Norman J. Carr, Leslie H. Sobin.
25. Anus.
David A. Owen.
26. Pancreas.
Ralph H. Hruban, Noriyoshi Fukushima, Robb E. Wilentz.
27. Liver.
M. Kay Washington.
28. Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts.
M. Kay Washington.
Part 6: Urinary Tract and Male Genital System.
29. Non-Neoplastic Kidney.
Sharda G. Sabnis, Michael N. Koss, W.B. Ross, Zdena Pavlova.
30. Renal Neoplasia.
John N. Eble, Liang Cheng.
31. Bladder and Urethra.
Richard J. Cote, Anirban P. Mitra, Mahul B. Amin.
32. Prostate.
David G. Bostwick, Isabelle Meiers.
33. Penis and Scrotum.
Pheroze Tamboli, Antonio L. Cubilla, Mahul B. Amin.
34. Testis and Paratestis Including Spermatic Cord.
Satish K. Tickoo, Pheroze Tamboli, Nancy E. Warner, Mahul B. Amin.
Part 7: Female Reproductive System.
35. Vulva and Vagina.
Juan C. Felix, R. Tucker Burks, Charles A. Amezcua.
36. Cervix.
Juan C. Felix, Thomas C. Wright, Jr., Charles A. Amezcua.
37. Uterus.
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson.
38. Fallopian Tubes and Broad Ligament.
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson.
39. Ovaries.
Noel Weidner, Michael Peterson.
40. Gestational Pathology.
Cynthia G. Kaplan.
Part 8: Hematolymphoid System.
41. Lymph Nodes.
Karen L. Chang, Daniel A. Arber, Lawrence M. Weiss.
42. Spleen.
Daniel A. Arber.
43. Bone Marrow.
Daniel A. Arber.
Part 9: Endocrine System.
44. Thyroid and Parathyroid.
Loretta L.Y. Tse, John K.C. Chan.
45. Adrenal Gland.
Lawrence M. Weiss, Sean K. Lau.
Part 10: Soft Tissue and Skeletal System.
46. Soft Tissues.
Lawrence M. Weiss.
47. Joint and Bone Pathology.
Noel Weidner, Grace Y. Lin, Michael Kyriakos.
Part 11: Skin.
48. Inflammatory Skin Conditions.
Još Antonio Plaza, Victor G. Prieto.
49. Tumors of the Skin.
Saul Suster, Tai-Yuen Wong, Martin C. Mihm, Jr..
Part 12: Nervous System.
50. Pituitary.
David R. Hinton, Sylvia L. Asa.
51. Central Nervous System Tumors.
Mahlon D. Johnson, James B. Atkinson.
52. The Molecular and Genetic Basis of Neurodegenerative Diseases.
Thomas A. Tousseyn, Jeffrey P. Simko, David A. Gaskin, Stephen J. DeArmond.
53. Muscle and Nerve Biopsy.
James B. Atkinson, Mahlon D. Johnson, Thomas W. Bouldin, William O. Whetsell, Jr..
54. Eye and Ocular Adnexa.
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