Diagnostic Pathology of Pleuropulmonary Neoplasia by Annikka Weissferdt, Cesar A. Moran

By Annikka Weissferdt, Cesar A. Moran

Diagnostic Pathology of Pleuropulmonary Neoplasia highlights the morphologic foundation, immunohistochemistry, electron microscopy, and molecular biology of tumoral and pseudotumoral stipulations of the lung and pleura. the quantity additionally highlights the nuances within the prognosis of lung and pleural stipulations and the purposes of today’s latest stories in molecular biology, and how it's utilized to analysis and remedy. In supplying a professional advisor for the histopathologic prognosis of lung and pleural tumors, this quantity be of serious curiosity to common surgical pathologists, surgeons, oncologists, and people considering the administration of sufferers with lung tumors.

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Contrast-enhanced multidetector chest CT is the examination of choice for the initial evaluation of MPM and has b Fig. 23 (a) Contrast-enhanced chest CT scan with mediastinal window settings demonstrating beading of the pulmonary arteries (arrows) secondary to pulmonary arterial tumor emboli in a 41-year-old woman with chondrosarcoma of the right pelvis and sacrum after hemipelvectomy. (b) Contrast-enhanced chest CT scan performed 7 months before the scan in (a), showing no abnormalities in the pulmonary vessels surpassed MRI as the primary modality for determining the T status of this tumor.

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