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Biopsy Interpretation of the Thyroid
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Biopsy Interpretation of the Thyroid

Publication Year: 2016
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Boerner, Scott L.; Asa, Syliva L.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-496-35585-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97
Doody Core Title:
  • Score: 2.53 (Endocrine Surgery)
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Extensively revised to bring you up to date with new pathologic entities, new treatment methods, and much more, this new edition is a highly practical guide to neck biopsies that involve thyroid tissue.

Presented in a reader-friendly format, it uses a pattern-based approach to the accurate interpretation of thyroid lesions – from normal anatomy and histology to a wide range of both common and unusual findings. Clinical implications of each diagnosis are highlighted throughout the text to guide therapeutic decision-making.

Key features:
- Covers common thyroid biopsies, both cytology and surgical specimens, and uncommon lesions that may be mistaken for thyroid.
- Includes state-of-the-art information on immunohistochemistry, molecular diagnostics, and flow cytometry.
- Reviews the advantages and disadvantages of cytologic and histologic biopsies in varying circumstances.
- Discusses normal structure and function; the various techniques that are used to obtain, process and interpret biopsies; and the diagnostic criteria that are applied to the various pathological disorders of the thyroid.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Boerner, Scott L.; Asa, Syliva L.
  • ISBN: 978-1-496-35585-0
  • Specialty:
    Pathology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd Ed.
  • Pages: 300
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2016
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 97
  • Doody Core Title:
    • Score: 2.53 (Endocrine Surgery)

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