Diagnostic Pathology: Pediatric Neoplasms, 2nd Edition

Authors :
Angelica R Putnam & Karen S Thompson & Jeremy C Wallentine
Date of Publication: 03/2018

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume covers more than 180 of the most common pediatric pathology diagnoses using a highly visual, quick-reference format. Thorough updates include the most recent clinical, pa......view more

View a sample chapter

Add to Cart

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume covers more than 180 of the most common pediatric pathology diagnoses using a highly visual, quick-reference format. Thorough updates include the most recent clinical, pathological, histological, and molecular knowledge in the field, highlighted by more than 2,400 outstanding images. A comprehensive, practice-oriented approach makes this reference ideal for pathologists, residents, or fellows.


New to this edition
  • Thoroughly updated content throughout, reflecting new nomenclature; molecular findings, classifications, and reclassifications such as "integrated diagnosis" in the CNS chapters; CNS tumors and entity designations based on molecular findings; reclassifications of soft tissue lesions and new molecular findings recently described in undifferentiated round cell sarcoma/Ewing-like sarcomas and DICER-1 sarcoma; updates to all hematologic diagnoses to reflect the new 2016 WHO classification; and more histologic images and updated references
  • New coverage of vascular lesions using the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies (ISSVA) classification
  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Key Features
  • Essential knowledge in all areas of pediatric pathology, including the most important benign and malignant diagnoses for every major organ system
  • Unmatched visual coverage, with carefully annotated clinical images, gross pathology, histology, and special and immunohistochemical stains that provide clinically and diagnostically important information on typical and variant disease features
  • Layout designed to help you identify crucial elements of each diagnosis along with associated differential diagnoses and pitfalls, to more quickly resolve problems during routine signout of cases
  • Time-saving reference features include bulleted text, a variety of test data tables, key facts in each chapter, annotated images, and an extensive index

Author Information
By Angelica R. Putnam, MD, Associate Professor of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Pathology, Primary Children's Hospital, Salt Lake City, Utah; Karen S. Thompson, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Pan Pacific Pathologists, Clinical Laboratories of Hawaii, Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children, Honolulu, Hawaii and Jeremy C. Wallentine, MD, Staff Pathologist, Intermountain Healthcare and Utah Pathology Services, Inc., Intermountain Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah