Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology

Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology

Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology reviews the histopathology of nodal diseases, illustrating the use of ancillary studies and includes concise discussions of pathogenesis, clinical settings and clinical significance of the pathologic diagnosis. The atlas features an overview of the benign reactive processes secondary to infectious, environmental or unknown insults, as well as relevant illustrations of […]

Comparability of Different Pathologic Protocols in Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation: An Analysis of Two Step-Sectioning Methods for the Same Patients with Breast Cancer (Report)

Comparability of Different Pathologic Protocols in Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation: An Analysis of Two Step-Sectioning Methods for the Same Patients with Breast Cancer (Report)

Sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) are recognized as the first lymph nodes to receive lymphatic drainage from a primary tumor before spreading to other lymph nodes. The SLN dissection is widely performed for patients with a range of cancers, especially those with breast cancer. The status of SLNs accurately reflects the presence or absence of metastases […]

Number of Lymph Nodes Examined and Associated Clinicopathologic Factors in Colorectal Carcinoma (Report)

Number of Lymph Nodes Examined and Associated Clinicopathologic Factors in Colorectal Carcinoma (Report)

Colorectal carcinoma is the second most common cause of cancer deaths in the United States. (1) The most important prognostic factor in colorectal carcinoma is the nodal status at the time of surgical treatment. The 5-year survival rate for stages I and II colorectal carcinomas is greater than 75%. With nodal metastasis, the 5-year survival […]

Can GEWF Solution Improve the Retrieval of Lymph Nodes from Colorectal Cancer Resections?(Glacial Acetic Acid, Ethanol, Distilled Water, Formaldehyde) (Clinical Report)

Can GEWF Solution Improve the Retrieval of Lymph Nodes from Colorectal Cancer Resections?(Glacial Acetic Acid, Ethanol, Distilled Water, Formaldehyde) (Clinical Report)

In the United States, cancer of the colon and rectum has the unfortunate designation as the second leading cause of cancer death. (1) The principal treatment modality consists of surgical resection of the colon or rectum including the pericolonic fatty tissue. Lymph node (LN) retrieval from the pericolonic fatty tissue is necessary for proper tumor […]

Reconstructive Lymph Vascular Surgery

Reconstructive Lymph Vascular Surgery

This book represents an up-to-date overview of reconstructive lymph vascular surgery, with coverage of all aspects from the bench to the bedside. After careful consideration of the pathophysiological and experimental basis for the described procedures, concise guidance is provided in the treatment of various conditions with a view to facilitating and refining microsurgical training. Surgical […]

Diagnostic Pathology: Lymph Nodes and Extranodal Lymphomas E-Book

Diagnostic Pathology: Lymph Nodes and Extranodal Lymphomas E-Book

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume is a visually stunning, easy-to-use reference covering all aspects of benign and malignant lesions of lymph node, spleen, and extranodal lymphomas. Outstanding images make this an invaluable diagnostic aid for every practicing pathologist, resident, or fellow. This second edition incorporates the most recent clinical, […]