Serous Effusions

Etiology, Diagnosis, Prognosis and Therapy

Editors: Davidson, Ben, Fİrat, Pİnar, Michael, Claire W. (Eds.)

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  • Lists the etiological reasons for the accumulation of effusions, providing the reader with the full spectrum of differential diagnoses at this anatomic site
  • Includes illustrations of immunohistochemistry and molecular methods to help the reader in diagnosing effusion specimens
  • Written by experts in the field internationally
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This revised and updated second edition contains multiple microscopic illustrations of all diagnostic entities and ancillary techniques, providing a comprehensive, authoritative guide to all aspects of serous effusions. It now includes the many new antibodies which have been tested since the previous edition, as well as a discussion on next-generation sequencing and molecularly targeted therapy.

Section one covers diagnosis for benign and malignant effusions while section two discusses biology, therapy, and prognosis highlighting clinical approaches that may be of value.

Serous Effusions provides an indispensable guide to all aspects of current practice for cytopathologists, cytotechnicians, pathologists, clinicians and researchers in training and practice.

About the authors

Ben Davidson has been working as a physician at the Department of Pathology, Norwegian Radium Hospital, Oslo University Hospital, since 1998 and defended his PhD thesis there in 2001. He is a specialist in pathology since 2001 and has sub-specialty in cytopathology and gynecologic pathology. He is currently head of Gynecologic Pathology at Oslo University Hospital and Professor at the University of Oslo. He has published 290 papers in international peer-reviewed journals, edited a book on serous effusions and authored several book chapters, and has been invited speaker to over 30 international meetings.

Pınar Firat is Turkish, and works as a pathologist at Istanbul University, Turkey. She previously worked at Hacettepe University, Turkey. She has a special interest in serous effusions.

Claire W. Michael is a pathologist at Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. She previously worked at The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. She also has a special interest in serous effusions.
 

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-76478-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-76477-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Serous Effusions
Book Subtitle
Etiology, Diagnosis, Prognosis and Therapy
Editors
  • Ben Davidson
  • Pİnar Fİrat
  • Claire W. Michael
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-76478-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-76478-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-76477-1
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
VII, 306
Number of Illustrations
10 b/w illustrations, 269 illustrations in colour
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