Description

A concise and updated review of prostate cancer pathologic diagnosis with emphasis on practical issues and recent developments in the field. Each chapter addresses the basic diagnostic features, differential diagnoses, pitfalls and ways to resolve the problem. Additionally, a brief introduction of prostate cancer screening, clinical management and treatment are summarized. Recent development of immunohistochemistry, molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment are also reviewed. Finally, current knowledge of molecular alteration of prostate cancer carcinogenesis and impact in diagnosis and treatment are discussed.


Key Features:-

  • 4-color illustrations and full solution site
  • A practical and quick review of prostate cancer for residents, fellows and practicing pathologists
  • Highlights recent advances and emerging technologies in prostate cancer and their relationship to cl
  • Includes immunohistochemistry and molecular testing in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of pro

More Details about Advances in Surgical Pathology- Prostate Cancer

General Information  
Author(s)Ro
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN9781608314348
Pages288
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearApril 2012