Diagnostic Cytopathology Board Review and Self-Assessment

Editors: Khalbuss, Walid E., Li, Qing Kay (Eds.)

  • Over 800 board exam-type questions
  • Over 600 high-quality full-color photomicrographs
  • Concise high-yield review with tables emphasizing key diagnostic points
  • Written by experienced cytopathologists with intensive teaching experience
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About this book

Diagnostic Cytopathology Board Review and Self-Assessment provides a comprehensive systems-based review of non-gynecological cytology including cytomorphology, pitfalls and ancillary studies, presented in a high-yield format with board-type multiple choice questions and detailed answers. It provides an excellent review, resource and self-assessment for pathologists, cytopathologists and cytotechnologists, as well as trainees (pathology residents, cytopathology fellows and cytotechology students) who are preparing for board examinations or in-service examinations, in addition to those who are looking to fine-tune their cytology diagnostic skills. The volume is organized in a systems-based format including chapters covering lung, lymph nodes, pancreas, liver, gastrointestinal tract, thyroid, salivary gland, central nervous system, soft tissue and bone, kidney, adrenal, retroperitoneal and exfoliative cytology of urine, serous fluids and CSF. This book is enriched with the following features to maximize studying and review of cytopathology" HIGH YIELD REVIEW: Concise high-yield review with tables emphasizing key points, useful criteria and important concepts to maximize your score on board examinations and your diagnostic knowledge of exfoliative and aspiration cytopathology. BOARD EXAM-TYPE QUESTIONS: Over 800 board exam-type questions covering all areas of non-gynecological cytology with emphasis on cytomorphology, diagnostic pitfalls and ancillary studies, including detailed answers with in-depth discussions and key references from the literature and major cytopathology text books. HIGH QUALITY FULL-COLOR IMAGES: Over 600 high-quality full-color photomicrographs, including images of immunohistochemical stains and other ancillary studies performed.

About the authors

Dr. Walid E. Khalbuss

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Dr. Qing Kay Li

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Baltimore, MD, USA.

Reviews

“This is a comprehensive review of nongynecological cytology that includes photomicrographs, multiple-choice questions, and brief narrative answers. … this is a very useful and worthwhile book for those preparing for a cytopathology examination.” (Harris S. Goodman, Doody's Book Reviews, May, 2015)


Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Lung Cytopathology (Bronchial and Aspiration Cytology)

    Li, Qing Kay (et al.)

    Pages 1-119

  • Serous Fluid Cytopathology

    Li, Qing Kay (et al.)

    Pages 121-197

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Cytology

    Bui, Marilyn M. (et al.)

    Pages 199-239

  • Thyroid Fine-Needle Aspiration

    Saad, Reda S. (et al.)

    Pages 241-304

  • Lymph Node Cytopathology

    Smith, Matthew A. (et al.)

    Pages 305-352

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $149.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-1476-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Diagnostic Cytopathology Board Review and Self-Assessment
Editors
  • Walid E. Khalbuss
  • Qing Kay Li
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-1477-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-1477-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-1476-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 748
Number of Illustrations and Tables
484 illustrations in colour
Topics