Wheaters Basic Histopathology

Wheaters Basic Histopathology

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This text/atlas of histopathology (ie microstructure of diseased tissues) is aimed at medical, veterinary and dental students. It provides a collection of colour photomicrographs of diseased human (in all but very few cases) tissue to supplement standard pathology texts. Each illustration is accompanied by a full explanatory caption. The book is in two parts: the first covering the basic pathological principles and the second dealing with system-based disease. The overall structure has not changed in this new edition, but the captions give more emphasis to the scientific basis of disease and clinicopathological correlations.
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  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 205.74 x 292.1 x 17.78mm | 1,065.94g
  • Elsevier Health Sciences
  • CHURCHILL LIVINGSTONE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 4th edition
  • 0443070024
  • 9780443070020

Table of contents

Part 1 Basic Pathological Processes: Cellular response to injury; Acute inflammation, healing and repair; Chronic inflammation; Infections of histological importance; Amyloidosis; Disorders of growth; Neoplasia; Atherosclerosis; Thrombosis and embolism; Infarction. Part 2 Basic Systems Pathology: Cardiovascular system; Respiratory system; Alimentary system; Hepatobiliary system and pancreas; Urinary system; Lymphoid and haemopoietic systems; Female reproductive system; Breast; Male reproductive system; Endocrine system; Skin; Skeletal system; Neuromuscular system. Notes on staining techniques.
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