by Richard A. Prayson, John R. Goldblum
Friday 13 May 2005
Neuropathology: A Volume in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series
Hardcover: 608 pages
Publisher: Elsevier Churchill-Livingstone (May 13, 2005)
Product Dimensions: 11.0 x 8.5 x 1.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.2 pounds.
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This title in the Foundations of Neuropathology Series packs all of the field’s essentials into one value-priced volume. A templated, full-color design and a multitude of tables make it the perfect way to review all of the most important aspects of neuropathology. For each entity, the authors examine clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnosis, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations. Full-color illustrations demonstrate the nuances of a full range of findings. * Uses a full-color, templated format with a multitude of tables to make reference quick and easy. * Reviews normal histology before examining abnormal findings. * Covers both neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions of the nervous system. * Examines clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnosis, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations for each entity. * Focuses on the lesions most commonly seen in practice. * Features full-color examples of the pathological features of a variety of lesions.
About the Author
Richard A. Prayson, MD, Head, Section of Neuropathology Department of Anatomic Pathology, L25 Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio