Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Melanoma

Editors: Barnhill, Raymond L., Piepkorn, Michael, Busam, Klaus J. (Eds.)

  • Leading reference in the field
  • Revised and updated to reflect the most recent advances and techniques
  • Contains a wealth of digitally enhanced full-color photomicrographs
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Highly acclaimed and considered the leading reference in the field, Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Malignant Melanoma has once again been fully revised and updated to reflect the most recent advances and techniques in the field of melanoma pathology. The successful focus and format of the previous editions have been preserved. Each lesion and diagnosis is clearly illustrated with the aid of a wealth of digitally enhanced full-color photomicrographs. A concise description of the clinical features, histopathology, differential diagnosis, and the most important characteristics of each lesion provides readers with a quick yet comprehensive overview of each topic covered. Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Malignant Melanoma is the essential reference for every practicing dermatopathologist, pathologist, dermatologist, and cancer research scientist today.

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From the book reviews:

“The book describes the clinical features, diagnosis, and differential diagnosis of benign and malignant melanocytic lesions. … The authors of this book have done an excellent job of providing the most up-to-date and comprehensive reference on melanocytic lesions. … This practical and comprehensive reference is a must have for any practicing dermatopathologist or dermatologist.” (Hongyan Dai, Doody’s Book Reviews, August, 2014)


Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Melanocytes

    Busam, Klaus J. (et al.)

    Pages 1-11

  • Biopsies, Tissue Processing, Immunohistochemistry, and Ancillary Techniques

    Busam, Klaus J. (et al.)

    Pages 13-32

  • Genetic and Molecular Pathology of Melanoma

    Piepkorn, Michael W.

    Pages 33-58

  • Circumscribed Pigmented Lesions Composed of Basilar Melanocytes

    Barnhill, Raymond L.

    Pages 59-86

  • Common Acquired and Atypical/Dysplastic Melanocytic Nevi

    Piepkorn, Michael W. (et al.)

    Pages 87-153

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eBook $189.00
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Hardcover $239.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-662-51761-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pathology of Melanocytic Nevi and Melanoma
Editors
  • Raymond L. Barnhill
  • Michael Piepkorn
  • Klaus J. Busam
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-38385-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-38385-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-38384-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51761-1
Edition Number
3
Number of Pages
XVI, 648
Number of Illustrations and Tables
11 b/w illustrations, 207 illustrations in colour
Additional Information
Originally published by Butterworth-Heinemann, 1995
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