More Details about Biopsy Interpretation of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract and Ear

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearJuly 2012


Although many tumors of the upper respiratory tract are squamous cell carcinomas, the varied tissues of this region can give rise to a bewildering array of neoplasms. This text reviews the interpretation of biopsies of neoplasms and neoplasm-like entities arising in the head and neck region, including the ear. It will discuss both neoplastic and non-neoplastic pathology to help make the correct diagnosis and guide patient management.

Key Features:-

  • NEW 30% new 4-color images
  • NEW Addition of chapters to include boney lesions and odontogenic lesions.
  • NEW Revision of all chapters based on current understanding, especially with HPV-related tumors
  • Over 400 color images
  • A companion website with image bank provides more than 850 full-color images of common and rare enti
  • Will address many of the problems faced by pathologists when dealing with these biopsies