Thyroid Cytopathology, 2nd Edition

  • Sudha R. Kini
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1496318366
  • ISBN-13: 9781496318367
  • DDC: 616.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 544 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This atlas and text will help you successfully diagnose the full spectrum of thyroid neoplasia. The text discusses everything from basic cytopathology concepts, fine-needle aspiration biopsy techniques, and cytopreparation through the interpretation of the complete range of cytology findings, ancillary diagnostic techniques, and the application of pathology reports to management decisions.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to the First Edition.
1: Introduction.
2: Techniques of Fine-Needle Aspiration Biopsy.
3: Cytopreparatory Techniques.
4: Specimen Adequacy and Assessment, Reporting System.
5: Concepts Basic to Thyroid Cytopathology and Guidelines for Evaluating Thyroid Fine Needle Aspirates.
6: Nodular Goiter.
7: Follicular Neoplasms: Follicular Adenoma and Follicular Carcinoma.
8: Hürthle Cell Lesions.
9: Papillary Carcinoma.
10: Poorly Differentiated (Insular) Carcinoma.
11: Anaplastic Carcinoma.
12: Medullary Carcinoma and Other Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Thyroid.
13: Thyroiditis.
14: Thyroid Lymphomas.
15: Thyroid Carinomas Metastatic to Other Body Sites.
16: Metastatic Malignancy to the Thyroid.
17: Cysts and Cystic Lesions of the Thyroid.
18: Spindle Cells in Thyroid Aspirates.
19: Miscellaneous Lesions of the Thyroid.
20: Infarction of Thyroid Neoplasms Following Fine Needle Biopsy.
21: Lesions of the Parathyroid Glands.
22: Ancillary Diagnostic Techniques.
23: Application of Needle Biopsy Data to Mangement Decisions.