Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume by Drs. Dina R. Mody, Michael J. Thrall, and Savitri Krishnamurthy, is a visually stunning, easy-to-use reference covering all aspects of cytology, including gynecologic, non-gynecologic exfoliative, fine-needle aspiration, and imaging. An abundance of high-quality images make this an invaluable diagnostic aid for every practicing pathologist, resident, or fellow who works with ever-smaller tissue samples for diagnosis and molecular testing.
Provides a single reference for all FNAC queries
Lavishly illustrated with FNAC smears classified by their microscopic pattern
Includes examples of air-dried, wet-fixed and liquid-based specimens, relevant to pathologists around the world
Richly illustrated in color
Outlines criteria for diagnosis, helps in solving diagnostic dilemmas and clarifies controversial issues
End of chapter "Clinical Queries and Reporting" clarifies how to best report findings in a clinically useful fashion
Stresses practical aspects and common problems in endometrial biopsy interpretation
Offering a comprehensive overview of the diagnostic surgical pathology, cytopathology, immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics of the thyroid diseases, this updated reference now incorporates recent, groundbreaking studies and major changes in the field. Global experts provide a complete guide to all diagnoses alongside major advances in tumor staging, immunohistochemistry and molecular genetics, helping you effectively evaluate thyroid tumors and non-neoplastic diseases.