Principles and Practice of Neuropathology

Principles and Practice of Neuropathology

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The thoroughly updated and revised second edition of this highly praised book features new chapters on laboratory methods, neuroimaging and Alzheimer's Disease.show more

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  • Hardback | 593 pages
  • 221 x 285.5 x 32mm | 2,023.05g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • numerous black and white photographs and line drawings
  • 0195125894
  • 9780195125894

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The editors have succeeded in providing a state-of-the-art, concise overview of recent advances in neuropathology in a user-friendly, easy-to-use reference book. Doody's Journal From reviews of the First Edition: Being a concise introduction to the principles of neuropathology is a goal this book accomplishes admirably. Annals of Neurology Unquestionably valuable as a reference text. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine A fine treatise which truly reflects the current knowledge of the discipline with a strong emphasis on morphologic aspects. Brain Pathology An excellent current reference work on neuropathology for practitioners in the various clinical and basic neurosciences. Journal of Neuropathology and Experimental Neurologyshow more

Table of contents

1. Introduction to neuropathology; 2. Elements of CT and MR neuroimaging; 3. Developmental and perinatal neuropathology; 4. Bacterial, fungal, and parasitic diseases of the central nervous system; 5. Viral infections and prion diseases of the central nervous system (excluding retroviral diseases); 6. Neuropathology of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome; 7. Injuries to the brain and spinal cord associated with ischemia; 8. Cerebrovascular disease; 9. Central nervous system trauma; 10. Intoxications and metabolic diseases of the central nervous system; 11. Neurodegenrative diseases (excluding Alzheimer's Disease); 12. Alzheimer's Disease; 13. Diseases of CNS myelin; 14. Introduction to neurooncology; 15. Laboratory methods of brain tumor analysis; 16. CNS tumors; 17. Embryonal tumors of the CNS; 18. Pituitary tumors and related lesions; 19. Tumors of the peripheral nervous system (Including the Craniospinal Nerve Roots); 20. Inherited Tumor Syndromes involving the nervous system; 21. Pathology of non-neoplastic, regional disorders of the spinal cord; 22. Non-neoplastic diseases of the peripheral nervous system; 23. Neuromuscular diseasesshow more