A concise and updated review of prostate cancer pathologic diagnosis with emphasis on practical issues and recent developments in the field. Each chapter addresses the basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, pitfalls and ways to resolve the problem. Additionally, a brief introduction of prostate cancer screening, clinical management and treatment are summarized. Recent development of immunohistochemistry, molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment are also reviewed. Finally, current knowledge of molecular alteration of prostate cancer carcinogenesis and impact in diagnosis and treatment are discussed.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 862 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 18 mm
'Advances in Surgical Pathology provides an excellent, up-to-date reference for trainees as well as those pathologists already in practice, with an online searchable version complete with 300 full-color images included'
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Helen Cathro, MBChB
UNiversity of Virginia
American Journal of Surgical Pathology, September 2013 - Volume 37 - Issue 9 - p1462
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