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Author Information: Edited by Alastair D. Burt, BSc, MD, FRCPath, FlBiol,, Dean of Clinical Medicine and Professor of Pathology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK; Bernard C. Portmann, MD, FRCPath, Professor of Hepatopathology, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' School of Medicine, University of London; Consultant Histopathologist, Institute of Liver Studies, Kings College Hospital, London, UK and Linda D. Ferrell, MD, Professor of Pathology, Vice-Chair of Clinical Affairs, Director of Surgical Pathology, Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
This definitive reference text provides you with all of the information necessary to effectively diagnose and confidently sign out hepatobilary tissue samples. An invaluable aid to pathologists and hepatologists at all levels of training and practice, this book covers the full range of both benign and malignant lesions of the liver and biliary tract. All entities are accompanied by over a thousand carefully chosen photographs of outstanding quality. Summary tables, diagnostic flow charts, and analytic tables provide all the information you need for confident interpretation and accurate diagnosis.
New to this edition:
New chapter on methods: state of the art and forward looking which includes scoping new microscopic methods and puts biopsies in context with other new diagnostics
Expanded and enhanced chapter on Tumors with inclusion of cytopathology and use of WHO 2010 classification
Fresh approach to fatty liver disease by leaders in the field
State of the art new chapter on iron overload with novel approach to classification (guided by the involvement of arguably the world leading scientist in this field.
Even broader coverage of infections and liver disease