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Atlas of Salivary Gland Pathology

Authors: García, Joaquín J.

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  • Authored by nationally and internationally recognized head and neck pathologist.
  • Features exquisite photography that highlights intraoperative, gross, and microscopic presentation of salivary gland neoplasia.
  • A quick reference guide for diagnostic classification of common and uncommon salivary gland neoplasms.
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Surgical pathologists play a central role in patient surveillance and treatment by surgeons, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists. Although salivary gland tumors are uncommon overall, their histopathologic diversity and challenge command the attention of practicing surgical pathologists. Atlas of Salivary Gland Pathology focuses on the diagnostic approach to salivary gland neoplasia—one of the more challenging fields within surgical pathology—emphasizing the need to understand downstream implications with respect to patient surveillance and treatment. The presence of formidable histologic mimicry in salivary gland neoplasia is well-documented in the pathology literature and has also been observed in the consultation practice of the volume editor. This textbook is designed with the needs of practicing surgical pathologists and pathologists-in-training in mind, providing a comprehensive overview of both common and rare salivary gland neoplasms. The primary educational objectives for readers include the following: 1) distinguish benign from low-grade malignant salivary gland neoplasms, 2) effectively use histochemical, immunohistochemical, and cytogenetic studies in challenging cases, 3) understand which diagnoses merit additional surgery and/or adjuvant therapy (radiation, chemotherapy), and 4) enhance pathologist-to-clinician communication in the setting of salivary gland disease.

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Joaquín J. García, MDMayo Clinic School of MedicineProfessor, Department of Laboratory Medicine and PathologyMayo Clinic Rochester200 First Street SW Rochester, MN 55905, USA

Table of contents (28 chapters)

Table of contents (28 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-09021-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-09020-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Atlas of Salivary Gland Pathology
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-09021-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-09021-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-09020-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 209
Number of Illustrations
720 illustrations in colour
Topics