Surgical Pathology of the GI Tract, Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas
by Robert Odze, John Goldblum, James Crawford
Monday 17 November 2003
Surgical Pathology of the GI Tract, Liver, Biliary Tract, and Pancreas (Hardcover)
Hardcover: 1088 pages
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company; 1st edition (November 17, 2003)
Product Dimensions: 10.8 x 9.4 x 2.0 inches
Shipping Weight: 7.4 pounds.
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This one-of-a-kind resource brings together all three "gastrointestinal" organ systems into one textbook of surgical and medical disorders of the GI tract, liver, billiary tract and pancreas. With a strong foundation in morphology, it offers a comprehensive and practical guide to the interpretation of endoscopic biopsies and resection specimens of the alimentary tract and related solid organs. In addition, chapters outline the current clinical approach to management and treatment options, wherever applicable, particularly regarding screening and surveillance recommendations for preneoplastic disorders. You will also find that diseases integrate key pathologic findings with relevant cytologic and genetic information necessary in order to establish an accurate diagnosis.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Morphology-based text pays particular attention to histologic methods used to differentiate diseases based on evaluation of biopsy and resection specimens. Organizes information in user-friendly manner giving quick access to diagnostic data for physicians and residents. Abundant color illustrations.