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  • Covers novel, state-of-the-art strategies in engineering and clinical analysis. Explores approaches for analyzing abdominal imaging, including lung, mediastinum, pleura, liver, kidney and gallbladder. Offers present and future applications as applied to the abdomen and thoracic imaging with the most world-renowned scientists in these fields.
  • Vol. 1. Novel designed probes for the characterization of oxidative stress in biological fluids, cells, and tissues / Jacob Vaya -- A rapid and selective mass spectrometric method for the identification of nitrated proteins / Angela Amoresano ... [et al.] -- An easy and reliable automated method to estimate oxidative stress in the clinical setting / Cristina Vassalle -- Correlative transmission microscopy : cytochemical localization and immunocytochemical localization in studies of oxidative and nitrosative stress / E. Ann Ellis -- Detection of specifically oxidized apolipoproteins in oxidized HDL / Xiao Suo Wang and Roland Stocker -- High performance liquid chromatography/electron spin resonance/mass spectrometry analyses of lipid-derived radicals / Hideo Iwahashi -- EPR spin-trapping and nano LC MS/MS techniques for DEPMPO/OOH and immunospin-trapping with anti-DMPO antibody in mitochondrial electron transfer system / Yeong-Renn Chen -- Determination of high mitochondrial membrane potential in spermatozoa loaded with the mitochondrial probe 5,5',6,6'-tetrachloro-1,1',3,3'-tetraethylbenzimidazolyl-carbocyanine iodide (JC-1) and for using fluorescence-activated flow cytometry / H. David Guthrie and Glenn R. Welch -- 2,2,6,6-tetramethylpiperidin-1-oxyl probes for evaluating oxidative stress on the cell membrane and mitochondria / Hidehiko Nakagawa and Naoki Miyata -- Zymographical techniques for detection of matrix metalloproteinases / Shinichi Iwai ... [et al.] -- The use of in vivo microdialysis techniques to detect extracellular ROS in resting and contracting skeletal muscle / Graeme L. Close and Malcolm J. Jackson -- Cell-free antibody capture method for analysis of detergent-resistant membrane rafts / Anil Bamezai and Colleen Kennedy. Determination of acrolein by high-voltage capillary electrophoresis from oxidized fatty acids / Rafael Medina-Navarro. Cupric ion reducing antioxidant capacity assay for food antioxidants : vitamins, polyphenolics, and flavonoids in food extracts / Reşat Apak ... [et al.] -- Redox property of ribonucleotide reductase small subunit M2 and p53R2 / Xiyong Liu, Lijun Xue, and Yun Yen -- Antioxidant QSAR modeling as exemplified on polyphenols / Bono Lučić, Dragan Amić, and Nenad Trinajstić -- Immunohistochemical staining of cyclooxygenases with monoclonal antibodies / Ghassan M. Saed -- Examining the endogenous antioxidant response through immunofluorescent analysis of Nrf2 in tissue / Kathryn A. Lindl and Kellly L. Jordan-Sciutto -- Determination of oxidized and reduced CoQ10 and CoQ9 in human plasma/serum using HPLC-ECD / Ian N. Acworth, Paul A. Ullucci, and Pul H. Gamache. Paraoxonases (PON1, PON2, PON3) analysis in vitro and in vivo in relation to cardiovascular diseases / Michael Aviram and Mira Rosenblat -- Preparation, characterization, and use of antioxidant-liposomes / Hongsong Yang ... [et al.] -- Antioxidant activity of biotransformed sex hormones facilitated by Bacillus stearothermophilus / Mohammad Afzal, Sameera Al-Awadi, and Sosamma Oommen -- Biolistic mediated production of transgenic oil palm / Ghulam Kadir Ahmad Parveez -- Preparation of a multi-antioxidant formulation / John A. Mulnix and Brook E. Stoddard -- A functional genomics approach to identify and characterize oxidation resistance genes / Michael R. Volkert, Jen-Yeu Wang, and Nathan A. Elliott -- Genome-wide overexpression screen for activators of antioxidant gene transcription / Hendrik Luesch and Yanxia Liu -- Method for conducting microarray study of oxidative stress induced gene expression / Sita Subbaram, Juan A. Melendez, and Sridar V. Chittur -- A systems approach demonstrating sphingolipid-dependent transcription in stress responses / Alan J. Wilder and L. Ashley Cowart -- Bioluminescence : imaging modality for in vitro and in vivo gene expression / Ruxana T. Sadikot and Timothy S. Blackwell -- Reactive oxygen species and upregulation of NADPH oxidases in mechanotransduction of embryonic stem cells / Heinrich Sauer ... [et al.] -- Pooling data when analyzing biomarkers subject to a limit of detection / Leslie Rosenthal and Enrique Schisterman.
  • 1. Cancer Stem Cells: A Revisitation of the "Anaplasia" Concept / Roberto Scatena -- 2. Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells: New Insights / Toru Kondo -- 3. Molecular Biology of Cancer Stem Cells / Oswaldo Keith Okamoto -- 4. Biomarkers of Cancer Stem Cells / Jun Dou and Ning Gu -- 5. Cancer Stem Cells and the Microenvironment / Alfonso Colombatti, Carla Danussi, Eliana Pivetta, and Paola Spessotto -- 6. Leukemia Stem Cells / Steven W. Lane and David A. Williams -- 7. Cancer Stem Cells and the Central Nervous System / Serdar Korur, Maria Maddalena Lino, and Adrian Merlo -- 8. Cancer Stem Cells and Glioblastoma Multiforme: Pathophysiological and Clinical Aspects / Akio Soeda, Mark E. Shaffrey, and Deric M. Park -- 9. Breast Cancer Stem Cells / Nuria Rodríguez Salas, Enrique González González, and Carlos Gamallo Amat -- 10. Colon Cancer Stem Cells / Ugo Testa -- 11. Liver Tumor-Initiating Cells/Cancer Stem Cells: Past Studies, Current Status, and Future Perspectives / Kwan Ho Tang, Stephanie Ma, and Xin-Yuan Guan -- 12. Pancreatic Cancer Stem Cells / Erica N. Proctor and Diane M. Simeone -- 13. Cancer Stem Cells and Renal Carcinoma / Benedetta Bussolati and Giovanni Camussi -- 14. Cancer Stem Cells: Proteomic Approaches for New Potential Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers / Patrizia Bottoni, Bruno Giardina, and Roberto Scatena -- 15. Cancer Stem Cells: An Innovative Therapeutic Approach / Roberto Scatena, Patrizia Bottoni, Alessandro Pontoglio, Salvatore Scarà, and Bruno Giardina -- 16. Cancer Stem Cell and ATP-Binding Cassette: Which Role in Chemoresistance? / Andrea Silvestrini, Elisabetta Meucci, Giuseppe Ettore Martorana, Bruno Giardina, and Alvaro Mordente -- 17. Stem Cells and Cancer Stem Cells: Biological and Clinical Interrelationships / Cinzia Bagalà and Carlo Barone -- 18. Immunomodulatory Functions of Cancer Stem Cells / Tobias Schatton, Jennifer Y. Lin, and Markus H. Frank.
  • Abnormal proteins are known to be associated with various pathologies. Most notably, these include amyloidoses, monoclonal protein deposits associated with plasma cell dyscrasia/multiple myeloma, cryoglobulins and various related organized and non-organized deposits. Amyloid and Related Disorders presents an overview of the most recent developments in this area including clinical presentation, etiology, pathogenesis, and differential diagnosis. The rationale for various therapies, including transplantation, is discussed and tissue diagnosis (its pitfalls and strategies for avoiding them) and laboratory support are included. The involvement of all major organ systems including renal/genitourinary, cardiac, gastrointestinal, pulmonary, peripheral nerve/central nervous system, soft tissue and bone marrow pathology is covered. This approach provides a unifying concept of these pathologic processes, which have systemic involvement, and which have, hitherto, not been universally appreciated. Awareness of these diseases among a wider audience of pathologists may increase the rate of their diagnosis as well as that of earlier diagnosis. This volume will be invaluable to specialized and general pathologists as well as cytopathologists; other medical professionals may also benefit from this concise update on the systemic amyloidoses.
  • The breakpoint / Matthew A. Wikler, Paul G. Ambrose -- Antimicrobial susceptibility on solid media / John D. Turnidge, Jan M. Bell -- Susceptibility testing of antimicrobials in liquid media / Daniel Amsterdam -- Antimicrobial susceptibility testing of anaerobic bacteria / David W. Hecht -- Antimycobacterial agents: in vitro susceptibility testing and mechanisms of action and resistance / Clark B. Inderlied and Kevin A. Nash -- Antifungal drugs: mechanisms of action, drug resistance, susceptibility testing, and assays of activity in biological fluids / Michael A. Pfaller, Daniel J. Diekema, and Michael G. Rinaldi -- Antimicrobial susceptibility testing for some atypical microorganisms (chlamydia, mycoplasma, rickettsia, ehrlichia, coxiella, and spirochetes) / Jean-Marc Rolain, Didier Raoult -- Applications, significance of, and methods for the measurement of antimicrobial concentrations in human body fluids / Roger D. Klein and Stephen C. Edberg -- Antimicrobial combinations / Satish K. Pillai, Robert C. Moellering, Jr., and George M. Eliopoulos --Genetic and biochemical mechanisms of bacterial resistance to antimicrobial agents / Louis B. Rice and Robert A. Bonomo -- Molecular methods for the detection of antibacterial resistance genes / Margareta Ieven -- Molecular mechanisms of action for antimicrobial agents: general principles and mechanisms for selected classes of antibiotics / Charles W. Stratton -- The antivirogram and the modes of action of antiviral agents, HIV, hepatitis, influenza, and cytomegalovirus / Pierre Dellamonica ... [et al.] -- Disinfectants and antiseptics, modes of action, mechanisms of resistance, and testing / Joseph M. Ascenzi, Martin S. Favero -- Evaluation of antimicrobials in experimental animal infections / Terry O' Reilly ... [et al.] -- Extravascular antimicrobial distribution and the respective blood and urine concentrations in humans / David M. Bamberger ... [et al.] -- Epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance: species prevalence, susceptibility profiles, and resistance trends / Thomas R. Fritsche, Helio S. Sader, Ronald N. Jones.
  • Articular cartilage 2013, CRCnetBASE
    Articular cartilage injuries, which are well known for their inability to heal, often degenerate inexplicably to disastrous impairment. Multitudes of treatments have been devised for this problem, but no satisfactory long-term solutions have been established. However, over the past two decades, the swift growth and development of new knowledge and technologies for cartilage formation, pathology and repair have been exciting and inspirational. Written by world-class experts, this book covers all the latest research and clinical applications related to cartilage tissue engineering. The text explores the role of nanotechnology and also provides extensive references at the end of each chapter. Articular cartilage injuries, which are well known for their inability to heal, often degenerate inexplicably to disastrous impairment. Multitudes of treatments have been devised for this problem, but no satisfactory long-term solutions have been established. However, over the past two decades, the swift growth and development of new knowledge and technologies for cartilage formation, pathology and repair have been exciting and inspirational. Written by world-class experts, this book covers all the latest research and clinical applications related to cartilage tissue engineering. The text explores the role of nanotechnology and also provides extensive references at the end of each chapter.
  • Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is a valuable teaching tool for medical students and residents in several specialities such as pathology, radiology, internal medicine, surgery and neurologic sciences. Its need is all the more urgent given the severe shortcuts in the teaching of anatomic pathology following the decrease in the number of autopsies performed. Many of the images shown in the atlas would not be available without performing autopsies and therefore this atlas is an essential for all those in the field. Atlas of Anatomic Pathology with Imaging - A Correlative Diagnostic Companion is the first to combine gross anatomic pictures of diseases with diagnostic imaging. This unique collection of material consisting of over 2000 illustrations complied by experts from around the world is a valuable diagnostic resource for all medical professionals.
  • Atlas of bone pathology 2013, Springer
    Bone is a living tissue prone to develop a diverse array of inflammatory, metabolic, genetic, reactive, circulatory and neoplastic abnormalities. The Atlas of Bone Pathology describes and selectively illustrates the normal and pathologic conditions that afflict human bone, focusing heavily on tumor and tumor-like conditions of bone and their non-neoplastic mimics. Supplemented with radiographic and special study images, this extraordinary collection of high quality digital images aid continuing efforts to recognize, understand, and accurately interpret the light microscopic findings in bone
  • "Atlas of Endocrine Pathology provides a comprehensive compendium of photomicrographs of common and uncommon entities in endocrine pathology. The volume includes histologic features of normal features, reactive conditions, hyperplasia, and tumors. The most helpful diagnostic features are illustrated to provide direction and clues to the diagnosis of endocrine tumors. Furthermore, photomicrographs highlight the most pertinent diagnostic features in problematic diagnoses in endocrine pathology. Authored by a nationally and internationally recognized pathologist, Atlas of Endocrine Pathology is an important learning tool for those becoming familiar with the diverse entities encountered in endocrine pathology and a valuable reference for practicing pathologists faced with challenging diagnoses in endocrine pathology."--Publisher's website.
  • Dermatopathology often presents considerable difficulty for the dermatologist in training when defining the subtle differences in the appearance of various conditions. This Atlas of Essential Dermatopathology is based on materials developed during dermatopathology teaching signout at the Massachusetts General Hospital and replicates the experience at the microscope. It contains numerous hand drawn sketches and tables plus stunning histological images to describe the appearances of common dermatologic conditions. Each chapter is brief and focuses on the main learning points. Tables of special stains, immunohistochemical markers and a glossary of terms are also included to broaden the reader's experience.The content is based on the most frequently encountered processes in the MGH Dermatopathology Unit; it is not intended to be comprehensive but rather an outline and atlas of the essentials in diagnostic dermatopathology. This book will therefore be an indispensable primer for trainees of all levels - students and residents alike - in dermatology and pathology.
  • This work is specifically designed for non-pathologists who normally interact with forensic pathologists. It presents images of interest mostly to medical examiners, forensic pathologists and pathologists and consists mostly of wounds, and trauma with some coverage of diseases.
  • Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic lesions of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses, and classification of neoplasms of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses -- Non-neoplastic lesions of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses -- Neioplasms of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses -- Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic lesions of the oral cavity, nasopharynx, tonsils, and neck and calssification of neoplasams of the oral cavity, nasopharynx, tonsils and neck -- Non-neoplastic lesions -- Neoplasams of the oral cavity, nasopharynx, oropharynx and neck -- Intraoperative consultation of oral cavity and oropharyngeal mucosal lesions -- Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of laryngeal/hypopharyngeal non-neoplastic lesions and laryngeal/hypopharyngeal neoplasms -- Non-neoplastic lesions of the larynx -- Neoplasams of the larynx, hypopharynx and trachea -- Intraoperative consultation of laryngeal lesions -- Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic salivary gland lesions and classification of neoplasms of salivary glands -- Non-neoplastic diseases of salivary glands -- Neoplasms of the salivary glands -- Immunohistochemistry of salivary gland and salivary gland tumors -- Intraoperative consultation of salivary glands (Figs 20.1-20.10) -- Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic lesions/diseases of the ear and temporal bone and neoplasms of the ear and temporal bone -- Neoplasms of the ear and temporal bone -- Immunohistochemistry of middle ear neoplasms -- Embryology, anatomy and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic lesions and neoplasms of the thyroid gland -- Non-neoplastic diseases of the thyroid gland -- Thyroid neoplasms -- Fine needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB)-related histologic changes to the thyroid gland and intraoperative consultation of thyroid gland lesions -- Embryology, anatomy, and histology -- Classification of non-neoplastic lesions and neoplasms of the parathyroid glands -- Non-neoplastic lesions of the parathyroid glands -- Neoplasms of the parathyroid glands -- Intraoperative consultation (frozen section) in parathyroid gland and parathyroid proliferative disease (PPD) hyperparathyroidism (Figs 35.1-35.7) -- Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndromes -- Appendix A Upper aerodigestive tract (including salivary glands) -- Appendix B Thyroid gland -- Appendix C Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Appendix D Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Appendix E Rhabdomyosarcomma -- Appendix F Soft tissue and bone -- Appendix G Primitive neuuroectodermal tumor (PNET)/Ewing Sarcoma (ES).
  • General aspects of the liver and liver diseases -- Viral hepatitis -- Cholestasis and biliary tract disorders -- Alcoholic and non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases -- Drug- and toxic-induced liver cell injury -- Vascular disorders -- Infectious disorders, non-viral -- Developmental, familial, and metabolic disorders -- Diseases of hepatic iron and copper metabolism -- Neoplasms and related lesions -- Transplantation -- Miscellaneous conditions.
  • 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 virtually all primary and secondary neoplasms involving lymph nodes. The atlas also includes macroscopic images of some disorders, tables that help readers understand and comprehend diseases that look alike, and diagnostic algorithms for certain groups of diseases. Authored by highly experienced pathologists, Atlas of Lymph Node Pathology is a valuable resource that illustrates the vast majority of diseases practicing pathologists, clinicians and oncologists are likely to encounter in daily practice.
  • The kidney is an organ with complex organogenesis susceptible to numerous misadventures in development and is exposed to a diverse array of insults of hematogenous and lower urinary tract origin. This Atlas of Medical Renal Pathology provides an overview of the development, macroscopic and microscopic features of the normal kidney. This is followed by a comprehensive survey of developmental and cystic kidney diseases, vascular diseases and tubulointerstitial diseases. An emphasis is placed on gross diagnostic findings with detailed histological correlates. In addition, the histological, immunofluorescent, immunohistochemical and ultrastructural features of the major glomerular diseases and renal transplantation pathology are presented. This compendium of non-neoplastic kidney diseases illustrates the vast majority diseases you are likely to encounter in surgical and autopsy pathology.
  • Metabolic, Development, and Inflammatory Conditions of Bone -- Hyperparathyroidism -- Osteoporosis -- Renal Osteodystrophy -- Rickets -- Osteomalacia -- Oncogenic Osteomalacia (Phosphaturic Mesenchymal Tumor) -- Pagets Disease -- Camurati-Engelmann Disease (Progressive Diaphyseal Dysplasia) -- Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy -- Melorheostosis -- Osteopetrosis -- Osteogenesis Imperfecta -- Fluorosis -- Gauchers Disease -- Osteoarthritis -- Neuropathic Joint (Charcot's Joint) -- Rheumatoid Arthritis -- OchronosisDisorder of Tyrosine and Phenylalanine Catabolism Secondary to Homogentisic Acid and Related Compounds -- Gout -- Chondrocalcinosis (Pseudogout, Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition Disease) -- Amyloidosis -- Xanthomatosis -- Fibrous Dysplasia -- Osteofibrous Dysplasia -- Ankylosing Spondylitis -- Synovial Chondromatosis -- Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis -- Arthroplasty Effect -- Bone Tumors and Tumor-Like Conditions -- Bone-Forming Tumors -- Osteoid Osteoma -- Osteoblastoma -- Osteosarcoma (Conventional) -- Parosteal Osteosarcoma -- Periosteal Osteosarcoma -- High-Grade Surface Osteosarcoma -- Telangiectatic Osteosarcoma -- Low-Grade Central Osteosarcoma -- Small Cell Osteosarcoma -- Cartilage-Forming Tumors -- Osteochondroma -- Chondroma -- Chondroblastoma -- Chondromyxoid Fibroma -- Multiple Chondromas -- Periosteal Chondroma -- Chondrosarcoma -- Chondrosarcoma Arising in Osteochondroma -- Dedifferentiated Chondrosarcoma -- Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma -- Clear Cell Chondrosarcoma -- Fibrous and Fibrohistiocytic Tumors -- Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma -- Fibrosarcoma -- Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma -- Hematopoietic Tumors -- Malignant Lymphoma -- Myeloma -- Mastocytosis (Mast Cell Disease) -- Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (Histiocytosis X) -- Vascular Tumors -- Hemangioma -- Hemangioendothelioma, Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma, and Angiosarcoma -- Tumors of Unknown Origin -- Hemangiopericytoma -- Giant Cell Tumor -- Malignancy in Giant Cell Tumor (Malignant Giant Cell Tumor) -- Adamantinoma -- Chordoma -- Ewings Sarcoma -- Secondary Sarcomas -- Pagets Sarcoma -- Postradiation Sarcoma -- Tumor-Like Conditions -- Neurilemmoma -- Aneurysmal Bone Cyst -- Unicameral Bone Cyst (Simple Cyst) -- Giant Cell Reaction (Giant Cell Reparative Granuloma) -- Fibroma (Metaphyseal Fibrous Defect) -- Avulsive Cortical Irregularity (Fibrous Cortical Defect, Periosteal Desmoid) -- Mesenchymal Hamartoma of the Chest Wall -- Osteomyelitis -- Avascular Necrosis -- Massive Osteolysis (Gorhams Disease) -- Hemophilia -- Metastatic Carcinoma -- Sarcoidosis -- Bizarre Parosteal Osteochondromatous Proliferation (BPOP) -- Erdheim-Chester Disease.
  • 1. How to Use This Atlas -- 2. Normal Skin -- 3. Basal Cell Carcinoma -- 4. Infiltrative Basal Cell Carcinoma -- 5. Differentiating Basal Cell Carcinoma from Normal and Benign Histologic Findings -- 6. Adnexal Tumors -- 7. Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma -- 8. Differentiating Infiltrative Basal Cell Carcinoma from Other Tumors -- 9. Squamous Cell Carcinoma In Situ and Actinic Keratoses -- 10. Squamous Cell Carcinoma -- 11. Differentiating Squamous Cell Carcinoma from other entities -- 12. Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans -- 13. Other Non-melanocytic Skin Cancer -- 14. Pitfalls and Incidental Findings -- 15. Artifacts.
  • Soft tissue tumors are a large and heterogeneous group of tumors and pseudotumors with a spectrum of behavior from benign to frankly malignant. This Atlas of Soft Tissue Tumor Pathology provides an overview of reactive, pseudoneoplastic, benign and intermediate neoplasms, sarcomas and related conditions arising in subcutaneous and deep soft tissues. Emphasis is placed on microscopic appearances with correlation with gross diagnostic findings where relevant. In addition, the immunohistochemical and molecular genetic features of the major soft tissue tumor subtypes are presented.
  • "This atlas contains more than 700 illustrations that the authors have collected over the years as well as references and information pertaining to recently developed drug classes, including biologics. It is a useful bench reference for practicing pathologists and may also be used as a reference text by other experts from related fields. The atlas is organised into different chapters based on systemic pathology. Each chapter has illustrations with legends, and the atlas includes some rare examples of unique lesions found during toxicity studies over many years."--Publisher's website.
  • 1. "Open" Biopsy of the Testis and Testicular Sperm Extraction / Ivan Krhen, Andreja Vukasović, and Davor Ježek -- 2. MicroTESE and Embryo Development / Nikica Zaninović and Peter N. Schlegel -- 3. Histologic Procedures and Testicular Biopsy Freezing / Andreja Vukasović, Viviana Kozina, and Davor Ježek -- 4. Early Development of the Human Testis / Gordana Jurić-Lekić, Marta Himelreich, Marta Lekić, Đurđica Grbeša, and Floriana Bulić-Jakuš -- 5. The Fetal Human Testis / Marina Kos and Tanja Leniček -- 6. The Testis in Childhood Between Birth and Puberty / Ewa Rajpert-De Meyts, Kristian Almstrup, John E. Nielsen, and Niels E. Skakkebæk -- 7. Normal Morphology of the Human Testis and Epididymis / Davor Ježek, Viviana Kozina, and Andreja Vukasović -- 8. Damage of Spermatogenesis / Martin Bergmann and Davor Ježek -- 9. Inflammatory Conditions of the Testis / Hans-Christian Schuppe and Martin Bergmann -- 10. Cryptorchidism (Undescended Testis) / Ljerka Banek, Viviana Kozina, Iva Marolt, and Tomislav Banek -- 11. Klinefelter's Syndrome / Manuel Nistal and Pilar González-Peramato -- 12. Testicular Dysgenesis Syndrome and Carcinoma In Situ Testis / Ewa Rajpert-De Meyts, Kristian Almstrup, and Niels E. Skakkebæk -- 13. Tumors of the Testis and Epididymis / Ivan Damjanov and Gregor Mikuz -- 14. Congenital Testis Pathology / Manuel Nistal and Pilar González-Peramato -- 15. Vascular Testis Pathology / Manuel Nistal and Pilar González-Peramato -- 16. New Approaches to Diagnosing Male Infertility. Part I, Microarray Analysis of Testicular Biopsy Specimens from Men with Intact and Impaired Spermatogenesis / Andrej-Nikolai Spiess and Wolfgang Schulze -- 17. New Approaches to Diagnosing Male Infertility. Part II, The Role of Confocal Microscopy and Three-Dimensional Reconstruction in Visualization of Reinke's Crystals / Viviana Kozina and Davor Ježek -- 18. Disorders of Sex Development / Manuel Nistal and Pilar González-Peramato.
  • This how-to guide presents today's most complete coverage of performing, interpreting, and reporting post-mortem examinations. In addition to discussing the basics of the specialty, this lasting and useful reference features information on the performance of specialized autopsy procedures. The material is divided into two sections for ease of use: a manual covering specific autopsy procedures, biosafety, generation of autopsy reports, preparation of death certificates, and other essential subjects; and an atlas, organized by organ system, that captures the appearance of the complete spectrum of autopsy findings. The updated second edition features a new chapter on the popular topic of forensic pathology and the Expert Consult functionality allows you to access the entire contents of the book online. Focuses on hospital autopsy, while also providing a brief introduction to forensic autopsy. Examines autopsy photography and radiology, microscopic examination, supplemental laboratory studies, and other investigative approaches. Includes a chapter on performing special dissection procedures that are usually not covered during a typical residency. Presents over 590 full-color photographs depicting common gross and microscopic autopsy findings for every part of the body. Correlates pathologic findings with their clinical causes to enhance diagnostic accuracy.
  • Managing the laboratory / Louise Dunk -- Safety and ergonomics in the laboratory / John D. Bancroft -- Light microscopy / John D. Bancroft and Alton D. Floyd -- Fixation of tissues / Anthony Rhodes -- The gross room/surgical cut-up / S. Kim Suvarna and Christopher Layton -- Tissue processing and microarray / Lena T. Spencer, John D. Bancroft, and Wanda Grace Jones -- Microtomy : paraffin and frozen / Lena T. Spencer and John D. Bancroft -- Plastic embedding for light microscopy / Neil M. Hand -- How histological stains work / Richard W. Horobin -- The hematoxylins and eosin / John D. Bancroft and Christopher Layton -- Connective and mesenchymal tissues with their stains / John D. Bancroft and Christopher Layton -- Carbohydrates / Christopher Layton and John D. Bancroft -- Pigments and minerals / Guy E. Orchard -- Amyloid / Janet A. Gilbertson and Toby Hunt -- Microorganisms / Jeanine H. Bartlett -- Bone / Diane L. Sterchi -- Techniques in neuropathology / J. Robin Highley and Nicky Sullivan -- Immunohistochemical techniques / Peter Jackson and David Blythe -- Immunofluorescent techniques / Graeme Wild -- Immunohistochemistry quality control / Tracy Sanderson and Gregory Zardin -- Molecular pathology / Diane L. Sterchi and Caroline Astbury -- Transmission electron microscopy / Anthony E. Woods and John W. Stirling -- Quantittive data from microscopic specimens / Alton D. Floyd -- Appendix I : classical histochemical methods / John D. Bancroft and Jennifer H. Stonard -- Appendix II : applications of immunohistochemistry / Laura J. Keeling and Sherin Jos Payyappilly -- Appendix III : measurement units / Jennifer H. Stonard -- Appendix IV : preparation of solutions / Danielle Maddocks -- Appendix V : buffer solutions / Paul Samuel -- Appendix VI : solubility of some common reagents and dyes / Stuart Inglut -- Appendix VII : mounting media and slide coatings / Ann Michelle Moon -- Appendix VIII : Molecular pathology reagents / Diane L. Sterchi.
  • History of bitemark evidence / D.R. Senn -- The role of health professionals in diagnosing patterned injuries from birth to death / J.D. McDowell -- Role of the medical examiner, coroner, and pathologist / J.H.Davis -- The team approach in bitemark investigation / V.F. Delattre -- The nature of bitemarks / M.L. Bernstein -- Reconstructive bitemark analysis / M.L. Bernstein -- Photography / G.S. Golden and F.D. Wright -- Practical tips in forensic bitemark photography / L. Gagnon -- Image processing and analysis for evidentiary purposes / W.R. Oliver -- Bitemarks as biological evidence / D. Sweet O.C. -- Bitemark impressions / R.B.J. Dorion -- Microscopy techniques / P.J. Bush -- Nonperishables and perishables / R.B.J. Dorion -- Tissue specimens / R.B.J. Dorion -- Histology and timing of injury / J.H.Davis -- Animal bites / R.R. Souviron -- Carnivore bitemarks / R.B.J. Dorion -- Human bitemarks / R.B.J. Dorion -- Patterns, lesions, and trauma-mimicking bitemarks / R.B.J. Dorion and R.R. Souviron -- Current context of bitemark analysis and research / M.A. Bush and P.J. Bush -- Research, emerging technologies, and recent developments / R.B.J. Dorion -- Experimental bitemarks and histology / M. Houde -- Genotypic comparison of bacterial DNA recovered from bitemarks and teeth / G.R. Tompkins -- The suspect / L.T. Johnson -- Methods of comparison / J.C. Dailey -- Bitemark report / M.L. Bernstein -- Precautionary measures / P.G. Stimson -- Science and the law / R.A. Mincer and H.H. Mincer -- Case law / R.E. Barsley -- Contracting with the expert witness / R.D. Metcalf -- Courtroom aids in bitemark evidence / J.P. Kenney -- Legal liability of an expert witness / H.M. Pitluck -- Wrongful convictions and erroneous bitemark opinions / I.A. Pretty and C.M. Bowers -- Reliability of bitemark analysis / I.A. Pretty -- Resolving issues in bitemark analysis / I.A. Pretty -- ABFO Bitemark analysis guidelines: outline -- ABFO guidelines for investigative and final bitemark reports -- Bitemark checklist: bitemark recipient -- Bitemark checklist: suspected biter -- Sample consent form -- Dental nomenclature.
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology: A Volume in the Diagnostic Pathology Series, by Andrew L. Folpe, MD and Carrie Y. Inwards, MD, packs today's most essential bone and soft tissue pathology know-how into a compact, high-yield format! The book's pragmatic, well-organized approach, complemented by abundant full-color, high-quality illustrations and at-a-glance tables, makes it easy to access the information you need to quickly and accurately identify pathology specimens. Best of all, Expert Consult functionality provides online access to the full text of the book, downloadable illustrations for your personal use, and more. The result is a practical, affordable reference for study and review as well as for everyday clinical practice. Includes access to the complete contents online, fully searchable, downloadable illustrations for your personal use, and more, allowing you to consult the text a quick, convenient manner. Reviews normal histology before examining abnormal findings, enabling you to conveniently compare their characteristics in one place at one time. Covers both neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions of bone and soft tissue to equip you to meet a wide range of diagnostic challenges. Uses a consistent, user-friendly format to explore each entity's clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnoses, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations ... making it easy to locate specific information on a particular entity. Features abundant boxes and tables throughout that enhance the presentation and accessibility of the material. Offers nearly 1,000 full-color, high-quality illustrations that demonstrate the key features of a wide variety of pathologic lesions to facilitate greater accuracy in identification of specimens.
  • "Save time identifying and diagnosing pathology specimens with High Yield Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, edited by Drs. Andrew Horvai and Thomas Link. Part of the High-Yield Pathology Series, this title is designed to help you review the key pathologic features of bone and soft-tissue malformations, recognize the classic look of each disease, and quickly confirm your diagnosis. Its templated format, excellent color photographs, concise bulleted text, and authoritative content will help you accurately identify more than 160 discrete disease entities. Online access to complete text, image bank, and more at www.expertconsult.com makes this an ideal reference for on-the-go pathologists."--Publisher's website.
  • 1.New Insights in the Development of Human B Lymphocytes /Bianca Blom --2.The Aging Lymphocyte /Hector F. Valenzuela, Rita B. Effros --3.The Bone Marrow Microenvironment and Its Impact in Acute and Chronic B Cell Malignancies /Jan A. Burger --4.The Expanding Diagnostic Role of Flow Cytometry in Bone Marrow Studies of Patients with Lymphomas and Plasma Cell Disorders /Anna Porwit --5.The Application of Molecular Techniques on Bone Marrow Trephines /Falko Fend, Leticia Quintanilla-Martínez --6.Residual Disease Assessment and Its Role in Monitoring Lymphoid and Plasma Cell Neoplasms /Konnie M. Hebeda --7.Reporting of Bone Marrow Lymphoid Infiltrates /Yi-Hua Chen, LoAnn Peterson --8.Janus-Faced Lymphoid Infiltrates /Dimitra Anagnostou --9.Singularities in Pediatric Bone Marrow Lymphoid Processes /Sophia L. Yohe, Robert W. McKenna --10.Bone Marrow Involvement in Primary Mature B and T Cell Leukemias /Ayoma D. Attygalle --11.A Step Forward in the Diagnosis of B-Cell Lymphomas in the Bone Marrow /Ahmet Dogan, Mine Hekimgil --12.New Insights in Waldenström's Macroglobulinemia /Meletios A. Dimopoulos, Evangelos Terpos --13.Bone Marrow in Hodgkin Lymphoma and Mimickers /Stefano A. Pileri, Elena Sabattini --14.Misleading Features of Bone Marrow Involvement by Peripheral T-Cell Lymphomas /Philippe Gaulard, Sylvia Hoeller --15.Systemic Mastocytosis Associated with Lymphoproliferative Disorders (SM-AHNMD) /Hans-Peter Horny, Karl Sotlar, Peter Valent.
  • Introduction -- Historical Aspects of the Diagnosis of Death -- The Determination of Brain Death -- Legal Aspects of Declaration of Brain Death and Organ Donation.-Ethical Aspects of Declaration of Brain Death and Organ Donation -- Pathophysiology of Brain Death in Small Animal Models.-Pathophysiology of Brain Death and Effects of Hormonal Therapy in Large Animal Models.-The Efficacy of Thyroid Hormone Therapy in Brain-Dead Heart Donors: A Review of Thyroid Function in Health and Disease.-The Inflammatory Response to Brain Death -- The Influence of Brain Death and Intensive Care Management on Donor Organs: Assessment of Inflammatory Markers.-Brain-Death-Induced Inflammation: Possible Role of the Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway -- Innate Immunity and Injury During Brain Death: Opportunities for Intervention -- Selection of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Infectious Disease Aspects of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Malignancy in the Brain-Dead Organ Donor -- Early Clinical Experience of Hormonal Therapy in the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Assessment, Monitoring, and Management of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Assessment, Monitoring and Management of Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donors in Europe -- Current Management of Brain Dead Donors in Australia -- Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor--Perspectives of the Transplant Coordinator.-Surgical Aspects of Thoracic and Abdominal Organ Procurement from Brain-Dead Donors -- Impact of Brain Death on Storage of the Heart -- Impact of Brain Death on Abdominal Organs and Allograft Preservation Strategies -- Functional Repair of Brain Death-Induced Injury.-Functional Repair of Brain-Death-Injured Donor Lungs -- Thyroid Hormone Therapy to the Recipient of a Heart from a Brain-Dead Donor -- Current and Potential Future Trends in the Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor.-Maximizing Utilization of the Potential Deceased Donor--The Challenge Continues.Introduction -- Historical Aspects of the Diagnosis of Death -- The Determination of Brain Death -- Legal Aspects of Declaration of Brain Death and Organ Donation.-Ethical Aspects of Declaration of Brain Death and Organ Donation -- Pathophysiology of Brain Death in Small Animal Models.-Pathophysiology of Brain Death and Effects of Hormonal Therapy in Large Animal Models.-The Efficacy of Thyroid Hormone Therapy in Brain-Dead Heart Donors: A Review of Thyroid Function in Health and Disease.-The Inflammatory Response to Brain Death -- The Influence of Brain Death and Intensive Care Management on Donor Organs: Assessment of Inflammatory Markers.-Brain-Death-Induced Inflammation: Possible Role of the Cholinergic Anti-Inflammatory Pathway -- Innate Immunity and Injury During Brain Death: Opportunities for Intervention -- Selection of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Infectious Disease Aspects of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Malignancy in the Brain-Dead Organ Donor -- Early Clinical Experience of Hormonal Therapy in the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Assessment, Monitoring, and Management of the Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donor -- Assessment, Monitoring and Management of Brain-Dead Potential Organ Donors in Europe -- Current Management of Brain Dead Donors in Australia -- Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor--Perspectives of the Transplant Coordinator.-Surgical Aspects of Thoracic and Abdominal Organ Procurement from Brain-Dead Donors -- Impact of Brain Death on Storage of the Heart -- Impact of Brain Death on Abdominal Organs and Allograft Preservation Strategies -- Functional Repair of Brain Death-Induced Injury.-Functional Repair of Brain-Death-Injured Donor Lungs -- Thyroid Hormone Therapy to the Recipient of a Heart from a Brain-Dead Donor -- Current and Potential Future Trends in the Management of the Brain-Dead Organ Donor.-Maximizing Utilization of the Potential Deceased Donor--The Challenge Continues.
  • Introduction and general considerations -- Well-circumscribed solid lesions -- Well-circumscribed solid lesions with heterogeneous radiodensity -- Largely cystic lesions -- Partially solid, partially cystic lesions -- Well-circumscribed solid malignancies -- Irregular densities -- Spiculated architectural distortion -- Architectural distortion -- Introduction to stereotactic core biopsies for calcifications -- Calcium oxalate crystals -- Linear high-density calcifications -- Clustered low-density granular calcifications -- Linear and branching calcifications -- Miscellaenous unusual and rare lesions -- Complications and follow-up: after the core biopsy -- Postscript.
  • Breast cytopathology 2007, Springer
  • Breast pathology 2012, ClinicalKey
    Normal Breast and Developmental Disorders -- Reactive and Inflammatory Conditions of the Breast -- Infections of the Breast -- Epidemiology of Breast Cancer -- Patient Safety in Breast Pathology -- Gross Examination of Breast Specimens -- Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy -- Breast Imaging Modalities for Pathologists -- Predictive and Prognostic Marker Testing in Breast Pathology: Immunophenotypic Subclasses of Disease -- Molecular-based Testing in Breast Disease for Therapeutic Decisions -- Diagnostic Immunohistology of the Breast -- Fibroepithelial Lesions -- Papilloma and Papillary Lesions -- Adenosis and Microglandular Adenosis -- Nipple Adenoma (Florid Papillomatosis of the Nipple) -- Radial Scar -- Myoepithelial Lesions of the Breast -- Fibrocystic Change and Usual Epithelial Hyperplasia of Ductal Type -- Columnar Cell Alterations, Flat Epithelial Atypia, and Atypical Ductal Epithelial Hyperplasia -- Molecular Classification of Breast Carcinoma -- Lobular Neoplasia and Invasive Lobular Carcinoma -- Ductal Carcinoma In Situ -- Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of No Special Type and Histologic Grade -- Triple-Negative and Basal-like Carcinoma -- Metaplastic Breast Carcinoma -- Apocrine Carcinoma of the Breast -- Paget's Disease of the Breast -- Pathology of Neoadjuvant Therapeutic Response of Breast Carcinoma -- Special Types of Breast Carcinoma: Tubular Carcinoma, Mucinous Carcinoma, Cribriform Carcinoma, Invasive Micropapillary Carcinoma, and Medullary Carcinoma -- Rare Breast Carcinomas: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma, Neuroendocrine Carcinoma, Secretory Carcinoma, Carcinoma with Osteoclast-like Giant Cells, Lipid-Rich Carcinoma, and Glycogen-Rich Clear Cell Carcinoma -- Mesenchymal Neoplasms of the Breast -- Neoplasia of the Male Breast -- Breast Tumors in Children and Adolescents -- Tumors of the Mammary Skin -- Hematopoietic Tumors of the Breast -- Metastatic Tumors in the Breast.
  • Breast pathology. 2nd ed. 2011, ClinicalKey
    Breast Pathology, a title in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology series, provides all of the most essential information on the pathological entities encountered in practice in an easy-to-use format. Drs. Frances P. O'Malley, Sarah E. Pinder, and Anna Marie Mulligan provide unparalleled expert guidance for the study and diagnosis of a broad spectrum of breast lesions as well as the broad range of appearances of normal breast tissue. The consistent, practical format with a wealth of illustrations, at-a-glance boxes, and tables, along with online access at www.expertconsult.com, make this title ideal for quick reference for both novices and experienced breast pathologists Reference key information quickly and easily with a consistent, user-friendly format and at-a-glance boxes and tables throughout the text. Examine all aspects of a pathologic entity, including clinical features, pathologic features (gross and microscopic), ancillary studies, differential diagnosis, and prognostic and therapeutic considerations. Catch all the nuances of how pathological lesions present through over 400 full-color illustrations. Practice with confidence and overcome your toughest challenges with advice from the top minds in breast pathology.
  • General Considerations and Anatomy -- Cardiac Electrophysiology -- Cardiac Imaging -- Current Therapeutics for Cardiac Disease -- The Heart at Autopsy -- Embryology of the Heart -- Ischemic Heart Disease -- Myocarditis/Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy -- Valvular Heart Disease -- Transplant Pathology -- Cardiomyopathies -- Cardiac Tumors -- Congenital Heart Disease -- Sudden Cardiac Death.
  • Lipid rafts, caveolae, and GPI linked proteins / Valerie L. Reeves, Candice M. Thomas, and Eric J. Smart -- Caveolae and the regulation of endocytosis / Anna L. Kiss -- Caveolin : role in cell signaling / Cecile Boscher and Ivan Robert Nabi -- Regulation of ENOS in caveolae / Chieko Mineo and Philip W. Shaul -- Recent developments in the interactions between caveolin and pathogens / Fabiana S. Machado ... [et al.] -- Caveolin and breast cancer : a new clinical perspective / Isabelle Mercier and Michael P. Lisanti -- Caveolin and prostate cancer progression / Michael R. Freeman, Wei Yang, and Dolores Di Vizio -- Caveolins and caveolae, roles in insulin signalling, and diabetes / Peter Strolfors -- Atherosclerosis, caveolae, and caveolin / Stephanos Pavlides ... [et al.] -- Caveolins and heart diseases / Mathivadhani Panneerselvam, Hemal H. Patel, and David M. Roth -- Caveolins and lung function / Nikolaos A. Maniatis ... [et al.].
  • The Essentials in Cytopathology book series fulfills the need for an easy-to-use and authoritative synopsis of site specific topics in cytopathology. These guide books fit into the lab coat pocket and are ideal for portability and quick reference. Each volume is heavily illustrated with a full color art program, while the text follows a user-friendly outline format. Central Nervous System Intraoperative Cytopathology covers the full spectrum of benign and malignant conditions of the CNS with emphasis on common disorders. The volume is heavily illustrated and contains useful algorithms that guide the reader through the differential diagnosis of common and uncommon entities encountered in the field of intraoperative neuro-cytopathology. Central Nervous System Intraoperative Cytopathology is a valuable quick reference for pathologists, cytopathologists, and fellows and trainees dealing with this exigent field.
  • "This book is the first pictorial histopathology atlas with annotations on tuberculosis. The book's drug discovery and animal model perspective makes it applicative rather than academic. Each section will cover the manifestations of induced or acquired pulmonary tuberculosis in one of six animal species (models) - human, non-human primate, rabbit, guinea pig, rat, and mouse. It provides low, medium, and high power microscopy views of lung tissue in color."--Excerpt from publisher notes.
  • This book serves as a comprehensive atlas of the developmental histology of the major organs from 15 weeks gestation to the neonatal period. Each section includes text on basic embryologic processes that influence the development of each organ and highlight major histologic features that correspond with certain developmental periods. In addition, there are many color photomicrographs at key developmental stages to assist the reader in identifying appropriate histologic changes at each developmental stage. This book will be of great value to students of embryology, pathology residents and fellows, and attending pathologists who perform fetal autopsies.
  • Fundamentals -- Temperature, energy -- Blood -- Respiration, acid-base balance -- Kidney, salt and water balance -- Stomach, intestines, liver -- Heart and circulation -- Metabolism -- Hormones -- Neuromuscular and sensory systems.
  • Complement therapeutics 2013, Springer
  • Concise pathology 1998 (3rd ed.)., AccessMedicine
  • CPT Online 2011, STAT!Ref
  • Volume/weight measurement -- Concentration measurement -- Reagent preparation -- Cell culture techniques -- Sample preparation -- Chromatography -- Electrophoresis -- Blotting -- Microscopy -- Enzymatic reactions.
  • ch. 1. Genetic Mapping -- ch. 2. Genotyping -- ch. 3. Somatic Cell Hybrids -- ch. 4. Cytogenetics -- ch. 5. Strategies for Large-Insert Cloning and Analysis -- ch. 6. Identifying Candidate Genes in Genomic DNA -- ch. 7. Searching Candidate Genes for Mutations -- ch. 8. Clinical Cytogenetics -- ch. 9. Clinical Molecular Genetics -- ch. 10. Cancer Genetics -- ch. 11. Transcriptional Profiling -- ch. 12. Vectors for Gene Therapy -- ch. 13. Delivery Systems for Gene Therapy -- ch. 14. Forensic Genetics -- ch. 15. Model Systems for the Analysis of Human Disease -- ch. 16. Automation and Robotics in Genetic Analysis -- ch. 17. Biochemical Genetics --ch. 18. High-Throughput Sequencing -- ch. 19. Mitochondrial Genetics -- ch. 20. Epigenetics -- Appendix 1. Abbreviations and Useful Data -- Appendix 2. Laboratory Guidelines, Equipment, and Stock Solutions -- Appendix 3. Commonly Used Techniques -- Appendix 4. Chromosome Karyotyping and Idiograms -- Appendix 5. Genetic Linkage Reference Maps: Access to Internet-Based Resources -- Appendix 6. Human-Mouse Comparative Maps -- Appendix. Suppliers.
  • Cytopathology: An Introduction is a succinct book which guides the trainee through the hurdles of early cytology practice and can also be used throughout the career as an aide memoire by the more experienced. With numerous illustrations to enthuse the reader and make cytological practice a more enjoyable and educational experience, Cytopathology: An Introduction also highlights points of diagnostic difficulty, particularly with regard to the differentiation of neoplastic from non-neoplastic disease. Each chapter of Cytopathology: An Introduction starts by detailing the main methods available appropriate to the clinical situation, followed by descriptions of the relevant cytological appearances and diagnostic pitfalls. Topics covered include the brain and cerebrospinal fluid; pulmonary cytology; serous fluids; thyroid gland; lymph nodes; salivary glands; gastrointestinal and hepatopancreaticobiliary tracts; urinary tract and retroperitoneal cytology; female genital tract; breast; soft tissue, bones and joints; and skin. Cytopathology: An Introduction will be an invaluable reference guide to histo- and cytopathology trainees, as well as those preparing for post-graduate examinations and consultants who want a refresher. A quick reference, concise but precise, Cytopathology: An Introduction provides practical and helpful information on the salient cytological features of any condition that may present in routine cytopathology.
  • Introduction -- Specimen Collection and Handling -- Host Reactions to Infection -- Microbiology -- Gynecological Infections -- Pulmonary Infections -- Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Infections -- Urinary Tract Infections -- Central Nervous System Infections -- Hematologic Infections -- Breast, Skin, and Musculoskeletal Infections -- Head and Neck Infections -- Immunosuppressed Host -- Ancillary Investigations -- Mimics and Contaminants.
  • & Quot;Soft Tissue Cytopathology" by Anil V. Parwani, MD, PhD and Walid E. Khalbuss, MD, PhD, will fulfill the need for an easy-to-use and authoritative synopsis of soft tissue cytopathology. This volume, part of "The Essentials in Cytopathology book series," fits into the lab coat pocket and is ideal for portability and quick reference. Each volume in the series is heavily illustrated with a full color art program, while the text follows a user-friendly outline format. Anil V. Parwani, MD, PhD, is Associate Professor of Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - S.
  • Cytopreparation: Principles & Practice by Gary W. Gill fills a long-standing need for an easy-to-use and authoritative manual on the fundamentals of cytopreparation up-to-and- including microscopy, screening, and data analysis. The text describes in phenomenological terms the most common materials and methods of specimen collection through mounting for gyn, non-gyn, and FNA specimens, as well as the underlying mechanistic bases. The author provides his expertise and information that will empower and enable readers to review and improve their laboratories' cytopreparatory techniques as they apply to the vast majority of specimens. This unique volume provides facts that are not readily available anywhere. Cytopreparation: Principles & Practice is intended for everyone associated with, and involved in, making cytologic preparations that are useful for their intended purpose. It will serve as a valuable reference tool for educators in cytology and histology, cytotechnology and histotechnology students, cytotechnologists, cytopreparatory technicians, cytopathologists, anatomical/clinical pathologists, pathology residents and cytopathology fellows.
  • The structure of the normal brain and its imaging appearance -- The general appearance of edema and hemorrhage on CT, MR and US (including a general introduction to CT, MR and US scanning) -- The basics of contrast and its role in dating -- How the imaging appearance of edema and hemorrhage change over time on CT, MR, and US: dynamic (acute) dating -- Patterns of parenchymal injury: pattern (chronic) dating -- Principles of dynamic dating in the medical legal setting -- Principles of pattern dating in the medical legal setting -- Therefore, what can be said based on the images, and what can't be said based on the images -- The root causes of uncertainty in dating neurologic events based on imaging findings.
  • Dermatopathology 2011, ClinicalKey
    Part of the High-Yield Pathology Series, this title is designed to help you review the key pathologic features of skin disease, recognize the classic look of each disease, and quickly confirm your diagnosis. Its templated format, excellent color photographs, concise bulleted text, and authoritative content, will help you accurately identify more than 400 skin conditions. Find information quickly and easily with a templated, easy-to-reference format. Confirm your diagnoses with excellent color photographs that demonstrate the classic appearance of each disease. Find the answers you need fast with concise bulleted text. Depend on authoritative information from leading experts in the field.
  • With significant progress as new techniques to evaluate the pathology of the skin, this book satisfies the need to provide practical clinical information and concise criteria for pathologic diagnosis for pathologists and dermatologists looking for an up-to-date resource. This superb visual reference provides detailed instruction of the experience of both diagnostic pathology and clinical dermatology. Dermatopathology: Clinicopathological Correlations is a comprehensive but concise visual reference that contains specific features on the various clinical findings and histologic findings of skin diseases. It emphasizes criteria for diagnosis to help the trainee pathologist or dermatologist decipher the most important features and make clinical decisions quickly and effectively.
  • New to this edition: Recognize the presentation of most major dermatopathology lesions through abundant high-resolution histopathology examples, with labels and pointers highlighting key aspects of each slide and providing additional clarity. Including 26 lectures by Dr. Elston, clinical and dermatopathology image atlases, and a virtual slide library. Easily focus on the most important "takeaways" and "must-knows" for each topic through the use of color key points, differential diagnosis, and pearls.
  • Introduction -- Female genital tract -- Respiratory -- Serous effusions -- Urine cytology -- Thyroid gland -- Haemopoietic -- Breast -- Salivary gland -- Liver, biliary tree and pancreas -- Childhood tumours -- Miscellaneous -- Techniques -- Self-assessment questions.
  • Vol. I: Introduction -- Tumors of the heart and pericardium -- Vascular tumors -- Tumors of the upper respiratory tract -- pt. A: Nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses, and nasopharynx -- pt. B: Larynx, hypopharynx, and trachea -- Tumors of the lung and pleura -- Tumors of the oral cavity -- Tumors of the salivary glands -- Tumors of the esophagus and stomach -- Tumors of the small and large intestines, including anal canal -- Tumors of the liver, biliary tree, and gallbladder -- Tumors of the exocrine pancreas -- Tumors of the urinary tract -- pt. A: Tumors of the kidney -- pt. B: Tumors of the renal pelvis and ureter -- pt. C: Tumors of the urinary bladder and urethra -- Tumors of the female genital tract -- pt. A: Ovary, fallopian tube, and broad and round ligaments -- pt. B: Endometrial tumors -- pt. C: Tumors of the placenta and gestational trophoblastic disease -- pt. D: Myometrium -- pt. E: Cervix -- pt. F: Vagina -- pt. G: Vulva -- Tumors and tumor-like conditions of the male genital tract -- pt. A: Prostate and seminal vesicles -- pt. B: Testicular neoplasms -- pt. C: Penis and scrotum -- Tumors of the peritoneum -- Vol. II: Tumors of the breast -- Tumors of the pituitary gland -- Tumors of the thyroid and parathyroid glands -- pt. A: The thyroid gland -- pt. B: The parathyroid gland -- Tumors of the adrenal gland -- Tumors of the endocrine pancreas -- Tumors of the lymphoreticular system, including spleen and thymus -- pt. A: The lymph node -- pt. B: The spleen -- pt. C: The thymus -- Tumors of the hematopoietic system -- Tumors of the skin -- Tumors of soft tissue -- Tumors of the osteoarticular system -- Tumors of the central nervous system -- Peripheral neuroectodermal tumors -- Tumors of the autonomic nervous system, including paraganglia -- Tumors of the eye and ocular adnexae -- Tumors of the ear -- Molecular genetic techniques in diagnosis and prognosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis -- Alport Syndrome -- Alpha Thalassemia -- Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease -- Hearing Loss -- Polycystic Kidney Disease -- Fragile X Syndrome -- Malignant Hyperthermia -- Rh Incompatibility -- Pharmacogenetics -- B-Cell Lymphoma -- T-Cell Lymphoma -- Posttransplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder -- HIV-Associated Hodgkin Lymphoma -- Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia -- Myeloproliferative Neoplasms -- Acute Myeloid Leukemia: FLT3/NPM1 -- Acute Myeloid Leukemia: CEBPA -- Bone Marrow Engraftment Analysis -- Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia -- Breast Cancer -- Lung Adenocarcinoma -- Melanoma -- Thyroid Cancer -- Renal Cell Carcinoma -- Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor -- Lynch Syndrome -- Oligodendroglioma -- Glioblastoma Multiforme -- Carcinoma of Unknown Primary -- Human Immunodeficiency Virus -- Cytomegalovirus -- Human Papillomavirus -- Chlamydia trachomatis -- MRSA -- Influenza A (H1N1) -- Bordetella pertussis -- Human Metapneumovirus -- BK Virus -- Respiratory Viruses.
  • "Online and print, this comprehensive, organ-based reference is an invaluable tool for the accurate diagnosis of infectious diseases - from the common to the most challenging." "Integrates the latest techniques in immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics throughout the text for comprehensive information on all investigative contexts relevant to ensuring diagnostic accuracy; Emphasizes the host responses critical in differential diagnosis to serve as a second opinion when non-infectious diagnoses mimic and confound the diagnosis of infection; Provides a complete visual guide to suspect lesions through superb, high-quality, full-color illustrations of key aspects of various diseases that facilitate the rapid identification of biopsy specimen; Features tables that list differential diagnosis for each lesion for quick summaries of key points in problem areas; and Highlights morphological characteristics and landmarks of tissue samples throughout the text for easy access to information necessary for signing out specimens."--BOOK JACKET.
  • The aim of this publication is to present a comprehensive and detailed account, which brings together and covers all, or at least most, pediatric surgical pathological entities in a single volume, to allow rapid access for day-to-day use.
  • This new text examines common as well as more difficult diagnostic problems encountered in today's field of breast pathology. The first part of each major section consists of a presentation of general concepts and a detailed description of the pathologic characteristics of specific lesions. Then it focuses on the differences between commonly confused entities and emphasizes pathologic findings to help you obtain the most accurate diagnosis. More than 1,000 illustrations-most in full color-present the key aspects of various diseases in real-life detail.
  • This resource is the authoritative guide to problematic areas of the head and neck for the surgical pathologist. With particular emphasis placed on diagnostic problems and differential diagnosis in addition to coverage of more common diagnostically straightforward lesions, you'll get the most complete diagnostic picture possible. The updated second edition features new coverage and a more user-friendly layout. Expert Consult functionality allows you to access the entire contents of the book online, from any internet connection. Provides clinicopathologic correlations throughout to give you all the information you need to formulate a complete diagnostic report. Features more than 1700 full-color illustrations that capture the pathologic and cytopathologic appearances of the full range of common and rare neoplastic and non-neoplastic lesions. Allows you to access the entire contents of the book online, from any internet connection, via Expert Consult functionality.
  • A synthesis of the best available evidence on diagnosis, management and treatment of frequent and high-cost problems occurring in primary care, inpatient and emergency department settings. Includes the top conditions; recommends a course of action for diagnosis, disease management and drug therapy.
  • Conventional specimen preparation techniques for transmission electron microscopy of cultured cells / John J. Bozzola -- Processing biological tissues for ultrastructural study / José A. Mascorro and John J. Bozzola -- Processing plant tissues for ultrastructural study / John Kuo and Ivan Kuo -- Microwave-assisted processing and embedding for transmission electron microscopy / Paul Webster -- Ultramicrotomy for biological electron microscopy / Herbert K. Hagler -- Poststaining grids for transmission electron microscopy : conventional and alternative protocols / E. Ann Ellis -- Negative staining of thinly spread biological samples / J. Robin Harris -- Recent advances in high-pressure freezing : equipment- and specimen-loading methods / Kent L. McDonald ... [et al.] --Cryo-ultramicrotomy : cryo-electron microscopy of vitreous sections / Dimitri Vanhecke, Luca Studer, and Daniel Studer -- Cell-free extract systems and the cytoskeleton : preparation of biochemical experiments for transmission electron microscopy / Margaret Coughlin, William M. Brieher, and Ryoma Ohi -- Electron microscopy/in situ hybridization tracking of DNA and RNA sequences at high resolution / Dusan Cmarko and Karel Koberna -- Correlative light and electron microscopy using immunolabeled resin sections / Heinz Schwarz and Bruno M. Humbel -- Cryosectioning fixed and cryoprotected biological material for immunocytochemistry / Paul Webster and Alexandre Webster -- F-TEM images : integrating fluorescence microscopy with transmission electron microscopy / Paul A. Sims and Jeff D. Hardin --Quantitative immunoelectron microscopy : alternative ways of assessing subcellular patterns of gold labelling / Terry M. Mayhew -- Electron crystallography of membrane proteins / Hui-Ting Chou, James Evans, and Henning Stahlberg -- Cryo-electron microscopy of icosahedral virus particle / Wen Jiang and Wah Chiu -- 3D reconstructions of chromosomes with electron tomography / Peter Engelhardt -- Whole-mount immuno-electron tomography of chromosomes and cells / Peter Engelhardt ... [et al.] -- 3D cryo-transmission electron microscopy of cells and organelles / Michael Marko and Chyong-Ere Hsieh -- Electron energy-loss spectroscopy (EELS) as a tool for elemental analysis in biological specimens / Nadine Kapp ... [et al.] -- Conventional specimen preparation techniques for scanning electron microscopy of biological specimens / John J. Bozzola --Variable pressure and environmental scanning electron microscopy : imaging of biological samples / Brendan J. Griffin -- Cryoplaning technique for visualizing the distribution of water in woody tissue by cryo-scanning electron microscopy / Yasuhiro Utsumi and Yuzou Sano -- X-ray microanalysis in the scanning electron microscope / Godfrield M. Roomans and Anca Dragomir -- Botanical SEM X-ray microanalysis in cryo-scanning electron microscopy / Beat Frey -- Static secondary ion mass spectrometry for biological and biomedical research / Nicholas P. Lockyer -- Using secondary ion mass spectrometry and multi-isotope imaging mass spectrometry in biological materials : application to higher plants / Nicole Grignon.
  • Cell Injury, Cellular Responses to Injury, and Cell Death -- Inflammation, Inflammatory Mediators, and Immune-Mediated Disease -- Tissue Homeostasis, Damage, and Repair -- Genetic and Perinatal Disease -- Neoplasia -- Skin and Musculoskeletal Pathology -- Cardiovascular Pathology -- Respiratory Tract and Pleura -- Gastrointestinal Pathology -- Endocrine Pathology -- Hematopoietic Pathology -- Renal and Urinary Tract -- Male and Female Genital Tracts and Breast Pathology -- Nervous System.
  • 1. Epigenetics of host-pathogen interactions : the road ahead and the road behind / Elena Gm̤ez-Da̕z, Mireia Jord,̉ Miguel Angel Peinado, and Ana Rivero -- 2. A concise review on epigenetic regulation : insight into molecular mechanisms / Shahram Golbabapour, Mahmood Ameen Abdulla, and Maryam Hajrezaei -- 3. Genome-wide analysis of DNA methylation in human amnion / Jinsil Kim, Mitchell M. Pitlick, Paul J. Christine, Amanda R. Schaefer, Cesar Saleme, Belň Comas, Viviana Cosentino, Enrique Gadow, and Jeffrey C. Murray -- 4. Assessing causal relationships in genomics : from Bradford-Hill criteria to complex gene-environment interactions and directed acyclic graphs / Sara Geneletti, Valentina Gallo, Miquel Porta, Muin J. Khoury, and Paolo Vineis -- 5. The biology of lysine acetylation integrates transcriptional programming and metabolism / Jigneshkumar Patel, Ravi R. Pathak, and Shiraz Mujtaba -- 6. Roles of histone deacetylases in epigenetic regulation : emerging paradigms from studies with inhibitors / Geneviv̈e P. Delcuve, Dilshad H. Khan, and James R. Davie -- 7. Aberrant epigenetic silencing is triggered by a transient reduction in gene expression / Jon A. Oyer, Adrian Chu, Sukhmani Brar, and Mitchell S. Turker -- 8. The sound of silence : RNAi in poly (ADP-Ribose) research / Christian Blenn, Philippe Wyrsch, and Felix R. Althaus -- 9. Epigenetic deregulation of microRNAs in rhabdomyosarcoma and neuroblastoma and translational perspectives / Paolo Romania, Alice Bertaina, Giorgia Bracaglia, Franco Locatelli, Doriana Fruci, and Rossella Rota -- 10. Epigenetic effects of environmental chemicals bisphenol A and phthalates / Sher Singh and Steven Shoei-Lung Li -- 11. The influence of DNA sequence on epigenome-induced pathologies / Richard B. Meagher and Kristofer J. M¿ssar -- 12. Next generation sequencing based approaches to epigenomics / Martin Hirst and Marco A. Marra -- 13. Design and analysis issues in gene and environment studies / Chen-Yu Liu, Arnab Maity, Xihong Lin, Robert O. Wright, and David C. Christiani.
  • Part 1. General Pathology -- Cytopathology / Fadi W. Abdul-Karim, Jennifer Brainard and Claire W. Michael -- Immunohistochemical Diagnosis in Surgical Pathology / Nancy Klipfel, Raul Simental-Pizarro and Clive R. Taylor -- Tumors of Unknown Primary / Nancy Klipfel, Raul Simental-Pizarro and Clive R. Taylor -- Diagnostic Electron Microscopy / Jean L. Olson -- Transplantation Pathology / Oscar W. Cummings -- Microbiology for the Surgical Pathologist / Deborah E. Blue and Stephen D. Allen -- Forensic Pathology / Frank P. Miller and Jeffrey J. Barnard -- Autopsy / Dean Hawley -- Biomedical Informatics for Anatomic Pathology / Waqas Amin, Uma Chandran, Anil V. Parwani and Michael J. Becich -- Quality Assurance and Regulations for Anatomic Pathology / Maxwell L. Smith and Stephen S. Raab -- Molecular Diagnostic Pathology / James Huang and Richard D. Press -- Molecular Pathology of Solid Tumors / Franklin R. Moore and Richard D. Press -- Human Genetic Disorders / Teresa M. Kruisselbrink, Noralane M. Lindor, Elyse B. Mitchell, Brittany C. Thomas and Cassandra K. Runke, et al. -- Part 2. Organ Systems -- Neuropathology / Eyas M. Hattab, Matthew C. Hagen, Bernd W. Scheithauer and Arie Perry -- Lymph Node / Ellen D. McPhail and Paul J. Kurtin -- Spleen / Dennis P. O'Malley and Attilio Orazi -- Bone Marrow / Dennis P. O'Malley -- Neoplasms of the Skin and Immunodermatology / Daniel P. Vandersteen, Melanie Triffet-Treviño and Chris H. Jokinen -- Nonneoplastic Skin Diseases / Steven D. Billings and Antoinette F. Hood -- Endocrine Pathology / Lori A. Erickson -- Bone and Joints / Jasvir S. Khurana and Guldeep Uppal -- Soft Tissue Tumors / Leona A. Doyle and Alessandra F. Nascimento -- Tumor of the Salivary Glands / Diana M. Bell and Adel K. El-Naggar -- Head and Neck / John D. Henley and Don-John Summerlin -- Eye and Ocular Adnexae / Jose M. Bonnin -- Mediastinum and Thymus / Chung-Che (Jeff) Chang, Munir Shahjahan and Joseph F. Tomashefski -- Cardiovascular Pathology / Eric A. Pfeifer -- Lung and Pleura / Carol F. Farver and Andrea V. Arrossi -- Breast / Mohiedean Ghofrani and Fattaneh A. Tavassoli -- Vulva and Vagina / Sharon X. Liang and Wenxin Zheng -- Uterus and Fallopian Tube / Maritza Martel and Fattaneh A. Tavassoli -- Ovary and Peritoneum / Robert E. Emerson -- Placenta and Gestational Trophoblastic Disease / Raymond W. Redline -- Nonneoplastic Renal Diseases / Geoffrey A. Talmon and Donna J. Lager -- Tumors of the Kidney / Gregory T. MacLennan and Liang Cheng -- Urinary Bladder / Liang Cheng, Antonio Lopez-Beltran and David G. Bostwick -- Renal Pelvis, Ureter, and Urethra / Antonio Lopez-Beltran, Sean R. Williamson and Liang Cheng -- Prostate / David G. Bostwick and Liang Cheng -- Testis and Testicular Adnexa / Kenneth A. Iczkowski and Thomas M. Ulbright -- The Penis / Alcides Chaux, Gustavo Ayala and Antonio L. Cubilla -- Esophagus and Stomach / Thomas P. Plesec and John R. Goldblum -- Small Intestine, Appendix, Colorectum, and Anus / Stephen C. Lawhorn and Shuan C. Li -- Pancreas / Olca Basturk and N. Volkan Adsay -- Nonneoplastic Hepatobiliary Disease / Romil Saxena -- Neoplasms of the Liver and Biliary System / Romil Saxena.
  • This book covers new and exciting topics which have emerged in the area of autopsy recently, including the three different post-mortem CT-angiography systems currently available to practitioners in this field; a highly topical chapter on the role of genetic abnormalities in the handling of drugs within the body and how this can affect the interpretation of toxicological results in relation to how the drug may have caused or contributed to death; an update on the current classification and considerations related to deaths due to hanging; a review of injuries and fatalities caused by animals including post-mortem scavenging; an authoritative review of poisons and toxins from water and the life that inhabits it; and recent advances in knowledge in the use of entomology as an investigative tool as well as knowledge related to colonisation of cadavers by insects, animals and birds. Essentials of Autopsy Practice: Advances, Updates and Emerging Technologies is a multi-subject book, aimed at different grades of practitioners, from different practice areas, covering topics that are currently discussed and anticipated to be discussed in the field of autopsy practice over the next few years.
  • Postmorten toxicological redistribution -- Examination of fractures at autopsy -- The relationship of body weight and sudden death -- Fatal sexual abuse in childhood -- Elder abuse and gerontocide -- Air crash investigation for histopathologists -- Bioterrorism -- The chronological dating of injury.
  • Basic Research/Mechanisms --A Historical Overview and Concepts of Mesenchymal Stem Cells /Shihua Wang, Robert Chunhua Zhao --Biology of MSCs Isolated from Different Tissues /Simone Pacini --Secretome of Mesenchymal Stem Cells /Yuan Xiao ... [et al.] --Immunomodulatory Properties of Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Related Applications /Lianming Liao, Robert Chunhua Zhao --Mesenchymal Stem Cell Homing to Injured Tissues /Yaojiong Wu, Robert Chunhua Zhao --Major Signaling Pathways Regulating the Proliferation and Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells /Joseph D. Lamplot ... [et al.] --MicroRNAs in Mesenchymal Stem Cells /Mohammad T. Elnakish, Ibrahim A. Alhaider, Mahmood Khan --Genetic Modification of MSCs for Pharmacological Screening /Jie Qin, Martin Zenke --Control of Mesenchymal Stem Cells with Biomaterials /Sandeep M. Nalluri, Michael J. Hill, Debanjan Sarkar --Clinical Translation --Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Cardiovascular Disease /Wei Wu, Shuyang Zhang --Mesenchymal Stem Cells as Therapy for Graft Versus Host Disease: What Have We Learned? /Partow Kebriaei ... [et al.] --Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Liver Disease /Feng-chun Zhang --Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Bone Repair /Hongwei Ouyang, Xiaohui Zou, Boon Chin Heng, Weiliang Shen --Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Diabetes and Related Complications /Vladislav Volarevic, Majlinda Lako, Miodrag Stojkovic --Mesenchymal Stromal Cell (MSC) Therapy for Crohn's Disease /Jignesh Dalal --The Summary of Stroke and Its Stem Cell Therapy /Renzhi Wang ... [et al.] --Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus /Lingyun Sun --International Regulations and Guidelines Governing Stem Cell Based Products --Considerations of Quality Control Issues for the Mesenchymal Stem Cells-Based Medicinal Products /Bao-Zhu Yuan ... [et al.] --Regulations/Ethical Guidelines on Human Adult/Mesenchymal Stem Cell Clinical Trial and Clinical Translation /Xiaomei Zhai, Renzong Qiu.
  • Introduction to Evidence-Based Pathology and Laboratory Medicine -- Evidence-Based Pathology: A Stable Set of Principles for a Rapidly Evolving Specialty -- What Is Best Evidence in Pathology? -- Biostatistics 101 -- Prognostication and Prediction in Anatomic Pathology: Carcinoma of the Breast as an Illustrative Model -- Principles of Classification and Diagnosis in Anatomic Pathology and the Inevitability of Problem Cases -- Evaluating Oncopathological Studies: The Need to Evaluate the Internal and External Validity of Study Results -- Power Analysis and Sample Sizes in Pathology Research -- Meta-Analysis: A Statistical Method to Integrate Information Provided by Different Studies -- Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems in Anatomic Pathology -- Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluate Information Published in the Pathology Literature and Integrate It with Personal Experience -- Evidence-Based Cell Pathology Revisited: A Personal View -- Development of Evidence-Based Diagnostic Criteria and Prognostic/Predictive Models: Experience at Cedars Sinai Medical Cen -- Evaluation and Reduction of Diagnostic Errors in Pathology Using an Evidence-Based Approach -- Meta-Analysis 101 for Pathologists -- Evidence-Based Practices in Applied Immunohistochemistry: Dilemmas Caused by Cross-Purposes -- Evidence-Based Pathology and Laboratory Medicine in the Molecular Pathology Era: Transition of Tests from the Research Bench into Practice -- The Use of Decision Analysis Tools for the Selection of Clinical Laboratory Tests: Developing Diagnostic and Forecasting Models Using Laboratory Evidence -- Implementation and Benefits of Computerized Physician Order Entry and Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support Systems -- Evidence-Based Pathology and Tort Law: How Do They Compare?
  • Fabry disease 2010, Springer
  • For nearly 25 years, Ferri's concise, pocket-sized resources have served as the go-to medical reference books among students, residents, and other medical professionals. Ferri's Best Test continues that trend, providing fast, effective, and efficient guidance and helping you review the most important laboratory and imaging testing information, with an added focus on cost-effective decision making. Quickly access important information with concise, well-organized guidance to the most common lab tests and diagnostic imaging modalities.Simplify your decision-making process through analysis that describes the most common imaging studies for each organ system, reviewing their indications, advantages, disadvantages, and approximate costs. Confidently address problematic situations with background data that examines over 384 laboratory tests, describing the normal range of results in adult patients, typical abnormalities (positive tests, increased or decreased values), and the likeliest causes. Select the best test for diagnosing more than 200 common diseases and disorders. Keep important information at your fingertips with this portable, pocket-sized format that allows for convenient consultation anytime, anywhere.
  • Fibrosis research methods and protocols 2005, Springer Protocols
  • Expansively illustrated, this volume in the "Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology" series encompasses aspiration cytopathology of all major body sites. Experts in the field provide you with a clear, concise, and practical diagnostic approach to the challenges you face every day. Color photomicrographs provide a visual image of individual lesions, to make learning quick and easy. The consistent, convenient format provides quick, at-a-glance reference, making it an excellent resource not only for the pathologists-in-training but for those in practice as well. Uses highly templated chapters to make key information easy to find. Incorporates carefully selected high-quality, full-color images. Covers aspiration cytopathology of all major body sites. Includes contributions from the world's preeminent cytopathologists.
  • This book provides a detailed update on all aspects of fine-needle aspiration cytology of breast lesions. It will serve readers as an up-to-date reference and atlas on both new entities in breast pathology, including borderline lesions such as flat epithelial atypia, and the classic benign and malignant lesions. Throughout, emphasis is placed on the characteristic diagnostic features as well as the common pitfalls faced by cytologists. As cytologic features can be highly variable, corresponding cytology and histology images are displayed together, enabling readers to gain a good understanding of the morphologic features of various lesions. Core-needle biopsy and fine-needle aspiration cytology are compared in depth, with attention to their relative strengths and weaknesses and indications. In addition, the impact of molecular classification of breast cancers on cytologic diagnosis is explored, and the use of molecular techniques in diagnostic cytology is discussed.
  • Flow cytometry protocols. 2nd ed. 2004, Springer Protocols
    Flow cytometry : an introduction / Alice L. Givan -- Multiparameter flow cytometry of bacteria / Howard M. Shapiro and Gerhard Nebe-von-Caron -- Multiparameter data acquisition and analysis of leukocytes / Carleton C. Stewart and Sigrid J. Stewart -- Flow cytometric analysis of kinase signaling cascades / Omar D. Perez, Peter O. Krutzik, and Garry P. Nolan -- Cytokine flow cytometry / Holden T. Maecker -- Use of cell-tracking dyes to determine proliferation precursor frequencies of antigen-specific T cells / Alice L. Givan ... [et al.] -- Assessment of lymphocyte-mediated cytotoxicity using flow cytometry / Luzheng Liu ... [et al.] -- Multiparametric analysis of apoptosis by flow and image cytometry / William G. Telford, Akira Komoriya, and Beverly Z. Packard -- Detection and enrichment of hematopoietic stem cells by side population phenotype / Shannon S. Eaker ... [et al.] -- Hematopoietic stem cell characterization by Hoechst 33342 and Rhodamine 123 staining / Ivan Bertoncello and Brenda Williams --Phenotypic and functional analyses of human CD34neg hematopoietic precursors from mobilized peripheral blood / Douglas C. Dooley and Barbara K. Oppenlander -- Multiparameter flow cytometry of fluorescent protein reporters / Teresa S. Hawley ... [et al.] -- Analysis of fluorescent protein expressing cells by flow cytometry / Steven C. Pruitt, Lawrence M. Mielnicki, and Carleton C. Stewart -- Integrative flow cytometric and microarray approaches for use in transcriptional profiling / David W. Galbraith, Rangasamy Elumalai, and Fang Cheng Gong -- Flow cytometric analysis of fluorescence resonance energy transfer : a tool for high-throughput screening of molecular interactions in living cells / Francis Ka-Ming Chan and Kevin L. Holmes -- Design of a fluorescence-activated cell sorting-based mammalian protein-protein interaction trap / Sam Lievens ... [et al.] -- Flow cytometric screening of yeast surface display libraries / Michael Feldhaus and Robert Siegel -- Fluorescence resonance energy transfer based HIV-1 virion fusion assay -- Marielle Cavrois ... [et al.] -- Cell cycle analysis of asynchronous populations / Michael G. Ormerod -- Solid tumor DNA content analysis / Adel K. El-Naggar and Philippe Vielh --Concurrent flow cytometric analysis of DNA and RNA / Adel K. El-Naggar -- Telomere length measurement by fluorescenece in situ hybridization and flow cytometry / Veena Kapoor and William G. Telford -- Small lasers in flow cytometry / William G. Telford -- Viable infectious cell sorting in a BSL-3 facility / Stephen P. Perfetto ... [et al.].
  • Historical aspects -- Techniques -- Flow cytometry in fine-needle aspiration diagnosis of lymphomas / in collaboration with Anna Porwit-MacDonald -- B cell neoplasms -- T cell neoplasms -- Hodgkin lymphoma -- Lymphadenopathy in HIV-infected patients -- Histiocytic and dendritic neoplasms -- Extranodal lymphomas -- Lymphoma look-alike.
  • Introduction -- Staining Techniques and Microscopy -- Histopathology of Selected Trauma -- Histopathology and Drug Abuse -- Toxin- and Drug-Induced Pathologies -- Alcohol-Related Histopathology -- Heat, Fire, Electricity, Lightning, Radiation, and Gases -- Hypothermia -- Thrombosis and Embolism -- Vitality, Injury Age, Determination of Skin Wound Age, and Fracture Age -- Aspiration and Inhalation -- Forensic-Histological Diagnosis of Species, Gender, Age, and Identity -- Coronary Sclerosis, Myocardial Infarction, Myocarditis, Cardiomyopathy, Coronary Anomalies, and the Cardiac Conduction System -- Vascular, Cardiac Valve, and Metabolic Diseases -- Lethal Infections, Sepsis, and Shock -- Endocrine Organs -- Pregnancy-Related Death, Death in Newborns, and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome -- Forensic Cytology -- Histothanatology: Autolysis, Putrefaction, Mummification -- Forensic Neuropathology.
  • Frozen section library v. 1-, 2009-, Springer
  • 1. Sentinel Lymph Nodes -- 2. Assessment of the Surgical Margins -- 3. Diagnostic Evaluation of a Breast Mass -- 4. Handling of Specimens with a Nonpalpable Lesion -- 5. Core Needle Biopsies -- 6. Regulatory Requirements for Breast Specimens.
  • Overview of designing genetically engineered mouse (GEM) models -- Use of Cre-loxP technology and inducible systems to generate mouse models of cancer -- Using recombineering technology to create genetically engineered mouse models -- Insertional mutagenesis for generating mouse models of cancer -- RCAS/TVA somatic gene transfer method in modeling human cancer -- Target-selected ENU mutagenesis to develop cancer models in the rat -- Tumor pathology of genetically engineered mice: genomic pathology -- Genomic DNA copy number alterations in mouse cancer models and human cancer -- Characterization of chromosomal translocations in mouse models of hematological malignancies using spectral karyotyping, FISH, and immunocytochemistry -- Expression profiling of mouse models of human cancer: model categorization and guidance for preclinical testing -- Imaging mouse models of human cancer -- Identifying mammary epithelial stem and progenitor cells -- Differentiation programs in development and cancer -- Roles of p53 and pRB tumor suppressor networks in human cancer: insight from studies in the engineered mouse -- Mouse models for colorectal cancer -- Src family tyrosine kinases: implications for mammary tumor progression -- Maspin and suppresion of tumor metastasis -- Epigenetic mouse models -- Modeling transforming growth factor-ss signalling in cancer -- Modeling stromal-epithelial interactions -- Utilizing mouse models of human cancer for assessing immune modulation of cancer development -- Transplanted tumor models for preclinical drug testing and the potential benefit of genetically engineered mouse models -- Development and use of genetically tractable preclinical mouse models -- Animal models for breast cancer prevention research -- Oncogene addiction: mouse models and clinical relevance for molecularly targeted therapies -- Mouse models in preclinical drug development: applications to CNS models -- Mouse models of human cancer: role in preclinical testing and personalized medicine -- Mighty, bow how useful? The emerging role of genetically engineered mice in cancer drug discovery and development.
  • Genitourinary pathology 2007, ClinicalKey
    This volume in the Foundations in Diagnostic Pathology Series packs today's most essential genitourinary pathology know-how into a compact, high-yield format! Its pragmatic, well-organized approach, abundant full-color illustrations, and at-a-glance tables make the information you need easy to access. It covers both neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the genitourinary system. Reviews normal histology before examining abnormal findings. Covers all of the most commonly seen neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions of the genitourinary system. Uses a consistent, user-friendly format to explore each entity's clinical features pathologic features (gross and microscopic) ancillary studies differential diagnoses and prognostic and therapeutic considerations. Offers hundreds of full-color illustrations that demonstrate the key features of a wide variety of pathologic lesions.
  • 1. Silver Stains for the Identification of Neuroendocrine Cell Types / L. Grimelius -- 2. Autometallographic Tracing of Gold, Silver, Bismuth, Mercury, and Zinc / G. Danscher, G. W. Hacker, and M. Stoltenberg -- 3. Silver- and Gold-Based Autometallography of Nanogold / J.E Hainfeld and R.D. Powell -- 4. Immunogold-Silver Staining for Light Microscopy Using Colloidal or Clustered Gold (Nanogold) / G.W. Hacker, A.L.M. Cheung, R.R. Tubbs, L. Grimelius, G. Danscher, and C. Hauser-Kronberger -- 5. The Protein A-Gold-Silver Staining Method / O. Fujimori -- 6. Microscopic Uses of Nanogold® / J.E Hainfeld, R.D. Powell, and FR. Furuya -- 7. Combined Fluorescent and Gold Probes for Microscopic and Morphological Investigations / R.D. Powell and J. Hainfeld -- 8. Detection of Human Papillomavirus by In Situ Hybridization Using an In Situ PCR Thermal Cycler / P. Jackson and F.A. Lewis -- 9. Supersensitive In Situ Hybridization by Tyramide Signal Amplification and Nanogold® Silver Staining: The Contribution of Autometallography and Catalyzed Reporter Deposition to the Rejuvenation of In Situ Hybridization / R.R. Tubbs, J. Pettay, T. Grogan, A.L.M. Cheung, R.D. Powell, J. Hainfeld, C. Hauser-Kronberger, and G.W. Hacker -- 10. Immunogold Labeling Techniques for Transmission Electron Microscopy: Applications in Cell and Molecular Biology / L. Lossi, P Aimar, E. Beltramo, and A. Merighi -- 11. Pre-Embedding Immunoelectron Microscopy with Nanogold® Immunolabeling, Silver Enhancement, and Its Stabilization by Gold / H. Sawada and M. Esaki -- 12. Gold Cluster Immunoprobes: Light and Electron Microscopy / J.M. Robinson, T. Takizawa, and D.D. Vandré -- 13. Highly Sensitive Ultrastructural Immunogold Detection Using Tyramide and Gold Enhancement / C. Schöfer and K. Weipoltshammer -- 14. In Situ Hybridization at the Electron Microscopic Level / C. Schöfer and K. Weipoltshammer -- 15. Immunogold-Silver Staining for Scanning Electron Microscopy in Cancer Research / B.-L. Wang, N. Flay, and G.W. Hacker -- 16. Immunogold-Silver Scanning Electron Microscopy Using Glycerol Liquid Substitution / J. Šamaj, H.-J. Ensikat, W. Barthlott, and D. Volkmann.

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