Iran, How a Culture Develops Pathology: The Pathology in Transition

I have chosen this title for my book because it fits the characteristics of a culture that develops fear, insecurity, doubts, and dishonesty in its very intelligent, ambitious, and hardworking people. This is a culture that treats boys and...

Anatomical Pathology Comprehensive Review with Color Slides; Anatomy and Pathology

Comprehensive Review course of Anatomy and Pathology. Anatomical pathology or Anatomic pathology is a medical specialty that is concerned with the diagnosis of disease based on the gross, microscopic, chemical, immunologic and molecular examination of organs, tissues, and rarely...

What Hematopathology Tells US About the Future of Pathology Informatics (Special Section–First World Congress on Pathology Informatics) (Report)

The Changing Role of the Pathologist In 1900, the laboratory information system for the University of Michigan was a single leather-bound ledger with handwritten diagnoses. Amazingly, a substantial number of the entries did not list the patient’s name and...

Proceedings from the 4th Annual Renal Pathology Society/Kidney and Urologic Foundation of America Satellite Meeting: Update in Renal Pathology (Special Issue–4th Annual Rps/Kufa Satellite Meeting Proceedings) (Conference News)

The Renal Pathology Society (RPS) hosted its 4th Annual RPS/KUFA (Kidney and Urologic Foundation of America) Satellite Meeting on September 8, 2007, in Istanbul, Turkey, in conjunction with the 21st European Congress of Pathology. The European Nephropathology Working Group...

Soft Tissue Pathology: Diagnostic Challenges, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics is devoted to Soft Tissue Tumors, the first in this series was presented in 2011. This issue addresses the most difficult diagnostic challenges and focuses on differential diagnosis in soft tissue tumors. Each...

Placental Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics,

Obstetricical care and the growing number of pregnancies in older women or medically challenged women creates an expanding need for placental pathology that can provide information on neonatal care, risk assessment, and infant and mother outcomes. In the Surgical...

Perspectives in Lung Pathology (Special Section–Insights and Controversies in Lung Pathology) (Report)

Compared with other organs, the lung is unique in its open connection with the outside world. Although various defense mechanisms are present, everything that passes through the airways is still a great influence, including environmental pollution, occupational exposure, and...

Adequacy of Pathology Resident Training for Employment: A Survey Report from the Future of Pathology Task Group.

* Context.–The recent change in accreditation requirements for anatomic pathology and clinical pathology residency training from 5 to 4 years and the rapid advances in technologies for pathology services have sparked a renewed debate over the adequacy of pathology...

Pathology Informatics, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics takes a departure from its presentation of Differential Diagnosis, Histopathology, Staging, and Prognosis of tumors in different anatomic sites. This special issue is devoted to  topics in pathology informatics as they relate to...

Challenges in Breast Pathology: New Twists on Old Problems (Special Section–Insights and Controversies in Breast Pathology) (Report)

Predicting the potential for recurrence and metastases of carcinomas at the time of their initial presentation and diagnosis remains a significant challenge in management of patients with breast cancer. This is particularly critical for early-stage carcinomas, for which adjuvant...

Surgical Pathology of the Pancreas, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics

Exocrine pancreatic tumors of non-ductal origin: Acinar carcinoma, pancreatoblastoma and solid-pseudopapillary neoplasm;  Pancreatic cystic tumors of mucinous type;  Pancreatic cystic lesions of non-mucinous type;  Pancreatic endocrine tumors;  Inflammatory lesions and pseudotumors of the pancreas;  Ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas; ...

Head and Neck Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of the Surgical Pathology Clinics, edited by Dr. Raja Seethala, will be focused on the current consensus on Head and Neck Pathology. Topics covered in this text include: Intraoperative Assessments of Margins in Squamous Cell Carcinoma; Autoimmune...

Gynecologic Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of the Surgical Pathology Clinics, edited by Drs. Blaise Clarke and Glenn McCluggage, focuses on Gynecologic Pathology. Topics covered in the issue include, but are not limited to: Gynecologic manifestations of the DICER1 syndrome; Prophylactic gynecologic specimens...

Gastrointestinal Pathology: Classification, Diagnosis, Emerging Entities, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

“Overall, this book is an excellent update on many important entities…” Reviewed by: Kay Lawson, on behalf of ACP News; Date: Summer 2014. The gastrointestinal tract may be affected by a diverse spectrum of inflammatory and neoplastic disorders, many...

Genitourinary Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics focuses on diseases of the genitourinary tract: Prostate, Kidney, Bladder, Testes, and Adrenals. As with all information in this series, presentations relate to the daily practice of surgical pathologists. A practical and innovative...

Pathology of the Medical Kidney, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

Non-neoplastic diseases are the focus of coverage in this issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics. Topics include: Non-neoplastic diseases in kidney cancer; Nephrectomy for non-neoplastic causes; Autopsy renal pathology; Practical approach to kidney donation workup; Kidney allograft pathology; Renal infections;...

Current Concepts in Pulmonary Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics – E-Book

Pathology of lung cancers is presented, along with targeted therapies current in 2010. Additionally, asbestosis, mesothelioma, and malignant lymphomas are presented with reference to their features, differential diagnoses, and prognosis. Topics include: Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma and minimally invasive adenocarcinoma; Neuroendocrine...

Gastrointestinal Pathology: Common Questions and Diagnostic Dilemmas, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

This issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, edited by Rhonda K. Yantiss, will focus on Gastrointestinal Pathology: Common Questions and Diagnostic Dilemmas. Topics in this issue include, but are not limited to: Other forms of esophagitis; Diagnosis and management of...

Liver Pathology, An Issue of Surgical Pathology Clinics, E-Book

For the surgical pathologist, this coverage of Liver Pathology presents practical information with ample discussion of differential diagnosis and use of special studies, where relevant, to engage pathologists in what you can do daily in practice. Topics include: Steatohepatitis:...

Gastrointestinal Pathology: A Continuing Challenge (Special Section–Insights and Controversies in Gastrointestinal Pathology) (Report)

In most nations, digestive diseases represent a heavy burden on health care, and gastrointestinal pathology is a major part of the daily work load of surgical pathologists. Worldwide, enteric infections rank third among all causes of intestinal diseases and...