This first multi-authored work exclusively dedicated to breast lesions in core needle biopsy samples, A Comprehensive Guide to Core Needle Biopsies of the Breast is an all-inclusive textbook that provides an overview of the fundamentals of a breast core needle biopsy program, instructive topics on diagnostic approaches to breast core biopsies including a pattern-based strategy, and in-depth coverage of all entities commonly seen in the core biopsy setting. In addition, chapters detailing special scenarios or topics including the role of molecular profiling in small breast samples and personalized medicine; metastasis to the breast and dermatologic mimickers of breast lesions arising in the breast skin, subcutis or axilla complete the impressive scope of this authoritative book. The book features over 900 high-quality images, charts, and diagrams.
Written by leaders in the field and edited by expert breast pathologist, Dr. Sandra J. Shin, A Comprehensive Guide to Core Needle Biopsies of the Breast is the definitive reference on breast core needle biopsies for practicing pathologists, pathology trainees, and clinicians of patients with breast disease.
Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
Number of pages: 924
Weight: 3514 g
Dimensions: 279 x 210 x 55 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2016
"This book covers an enormous amount of material related to breast core biopsies. ... The photographs are a real standout in this book both in terms of technical quality and how well the sequences of images highlight important points in the surrounding text. ... The book does a good job of providing detailed information on a very specific field and presenting it in a format that is user friendly for pathology residents and surgical pathologists." (Linton Sellen, Doody's Book Reviews, June, 2017)