Pathology of Skeletal Muscle
by Stirling Carpenter, George Karpati
Monday 15 January 2001
Hardcover: 704 pages
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 2nd edition (January 15, 2001)
Product Dimensions: 11.3 x 9.1 x 1.8 inches
Shipping Weight: 6.6 pounds. (amazon.com)
This book has been described as the "bible" of muscle disease, from both a scientific and a clinical point of view. It is a detailed yet practical, up-to-date text of human muscle pathology that not only describes but extensively and beautifully illustrates human myopathology. It includes histochemistry, immunoytochemistry, resin histology, and electron microscopy.
Comprehensive work explaining and illustrating in detail the pathological reactions of skeletal muscles occurring in human disease. Microscopic changes are illustrated by histochemistry, immunocytochemistry, resin histology, and electron microscopy. For general pathologists, neuropathologists, and neurologists, and residents.