eBook Rosen's Breast Pathology, 4th Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469870703
  • ISBN-13: 9781469870700
  • DDC: 616.99
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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For three editions, Rosen's Breast Pathology has been widely recognized as the “gold standard” reference. Now in its Fourth Edition, this classic text continues its legacy of being the leading reference work on the pathology of the breast. Precise pathological diagnosis of breast disease is the most critical factor in determining treatment and establishing prognosis. The Fourth Edition of Rosen's Breast Pathology provides the most comprehensive, updated information on diseases of the breast. Intended primarily for pathologists, the book will be an indispensible reference for all surgeons, oncologists, radiologists, radiation oncologists, as well as other physicians and medical personnel who require a thorough knowledge of breast pathology to provide optimal care for their patients. Discussions of most disease entities include clinical and radiological presentation, epidemiology, gross pathology, microscopic pathology, treatment, and prognosis. Surgical and oncological aspects of the various diseases are addressed wherever appropriate. Numerous images, a large proportion of which are new, complement the encyclopedic descriptions of the surgical pathology and cytology of diseases of the breast.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to the First Edition.
1: Anatomy and Physiologic Morphology.
2: Abnormalities of Mammary Development and Growth.
3: Inflammatory and Reactive Tumors.
4: Specific Infections.
5: Papilloma and Related Benign Lesions.
6: Myoepithelial Neoplasms.
7: Adenosis and Microglandular Adenosis.
8: Fibroepithelial Neoplasms.
9: Ductal Hyperplasia: Usual and Atypical.
10: Precarcinomatous Breast Disease: Epidemiologic, Pathologic, and Clinical Considerations.
11: Ductal Carcinoma in Situ.
12: Invasive Ductal Carcinoma: Assessment of Prognosis with Morphologic and Biologic Markers.
13: Tubular Carcinoma.
14: Papillary Carcinoma.
15: Medullary Carcinoma.
16: Carcinoma with Metaplasia and Low-Grade Adenosquamous Carcinoma.
17: Squamous Carcinoma.
18: Mucinous Carcinoma.
19: Apocrine Carcinoma.
20: Mammary Carcinomas with Endocrine Features.
21: Small Cell Carcinoma.
22: Secretory Carcinoma.
23: Mammary Carcinoma with Osteoclast-like Giant Cells.
24: Cystic Hypersecretory Carcinoma and Cystic Hypersecretory Hyperplasia.
25: Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma.
26: Invasive Cribriform Carcinoma.
27: Lipid-Rich Carcinoma.
28: Glycogen-Rich Carcinoma.
29: Invasive Micropapillary Carcinoma.
30: Paget Disease of the Nipple.
31: Lobular Carcinoma in Situ and Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia.
32: Invasive Lobular Carcinoma.
33: Unusual Clinical Presentation of Carcinoma.
34: Metastases in the Breast from Nonmammary Neoplasms.
35: Benign Proliferative Lesions of the Male Breast.
36: Carcinoma of the Male Breast.
37: Breast Tumors in Children.
38: Benign Mesenchymal Neoplasms.
39: Sarcoma.
40: Lymphoid and Hematopoietic Neoplasms of the Breast.
41: Pathologic Effects of Therapy.
42: Cutaneous Neoplasms.
43: The Pathology of Axillary and Intramammary Lymph Nodes.
44: Pathologic Examination of Breast and Lymph Node Specimens, Including Sentinel Lymph Nodes.
45: Molecular Classification and Testing of Breast Carcinoma.
List of Abbreviations.