Part of the highly regarded?Diagnostic Pathology?series, this updated volume covers all aspects of placental pathology and the critical role the placenta plays in the unique interface between mother and fetus. Concise, focused chapters, supported by tables, diagrams, and photographs, keep you up-to-date with evolving changes in the questions and issues concerning both the fetus/infant and the mother. This revised edition is ideal for pathologists at all levels of experience and training for use as a quick reference and as an efficient review to improve knowledge and skills. Provides clear and concise information on gross and microscopic changes of the placenta, common diagnoses, and placental evaluation in special circumstances Includes updated terminology and diagnostic criteria, new recommendations for the use of molecular techniques such as SNP array or whole genome sequencing for evaluation of stillbirth, and more images to illustrate challenging diagnoses Contains new chapters on pathology of maternal mortality, complications of twin pregnancies, and hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, as well as expanded chapters on gestational trophoblastic disease and new coverage of twin anemia polycythemia sequence (TAPS) Covers pregnancy complications such as preeclampsia, intrauterine growth restriction, and multiple gestations, highlighting placental findings, key correlates, relevant fetal organ pathology, and the pathology of the postpartum hysterectomy Time-saving reference features?include bulleted text, annotated images, reference tables for placental evaluation, and sample templates useful for gross and microscopic placental description Expert ConsultT 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.
Overview of Gross and Microscopic Changes Umbilical Cord Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Umbilical Cord Knots Umbilical Cord Edema and Thinning Histopathologic Changes of Umbilical Cord Extraplacental Membranes Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Membranes Histopathologic Changes of Membranes Chorionic Plate Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Chorionic Plate Histopathologic Changes of Chorionic Plate Stem Villi Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Stem Villi Histopathologic Changes of Stem Villi Chorionic Villi Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Chorionic Villi Histopathologic Changes of Chorionic Villi Septae, Intervillous Space, and Basal Plate Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Septae, Intervillous Space, and Basal Plate Histopathologic Changes of Septae, Intervillous Space, and Basal Plate Decidua Gross Evaluation and Normal Histology of Decidua Histopathologic Changes of Decidua Placental Diagnoses Meconium Meconium-Stained Placenta Amniotic Fluid Infection Sequence Amniotic Fluid Infection Sequence (Maternal and Fetal Inflammatory Response) Group B Streptococcus Other Bacterial and Mycobacterial Species Candida Placental Infections With Villitis and Other Findings Cytomegalovirus Parvovirus B19 Herpes Simplex Virus Other Viruses Syphilis Coccidioidomycosis Parasites Chronic Inflammatory Lesions Cellular Composition of Chronic Inflammatory Lesions Chronic Villitis and Intervillositis Basal Chronic Villitis and Chronic Deciduitis Chronic Chorioamnionitis Eosinophilic/T-Cell Chorionic Vasculitis Massive Perivillous Fibrin Deposition and Maternal Floor Infarction Massive Perivillous Fibrin Deposition and Maternal Floor Infarction Fetal Vasculopathy Large Vessel Fetal Vascular Occlusion Distal Villous Lesions Associated With Fetal Vascular Occlusion Placental Abruption Acute Abruption and Retroplacental Hematoma Chronic Abruption Villous Hypervascular Lesions Chorangiosis Chorangiomatosis Chorangioma Gestational Trophoblastic Disease and Metastatic Tumors Hydropic Degeneration Mole Partial Hydatidiform Mole Complete Hydatidiform Mole Choriocarcinoma Placental Site Nodule and Exaggerated Placental Site Placental Site Trophoblastic Tumor and Epithelioid Trophoblastic Tumor Metastatic Tumors Placental Mesenchymal Dysplasia Placental Mesenchymal Dysplasia Placental Evaluation in Special Circumstances Gestational Diabetes Gestational Diabetes Placentomegaly Distal Villous Immaturity Preeclampsia and Uteroplacental Malperfusion Preeclampsia and Related Hypertensive Disorders Small for Gestational Age Placenta Distal Villous Hypoplasia Maternal Decidual Vasculopathy Infarcts Extravillous Cytotrophoblast Cysts Laminar Decidual Necrosis Fetal-Maternal Hemorrhage Fetal-Maternal Hemorrhage Intrauterine Growth Restriction Placental Causes of Poor Fetal Growth Prematurity Placental Findings in Premature Birth Abnormal Placental Implantation Placenta Accreta Intrauterine Fetal Demise 1st-Trimester Pregnancy Loss 2nd-Trimester Fetal Demise 3rd-Trimester Fetal Demise Recurrent Pregnancy Loss In Utero Demise to Delivery Interval Changes Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Multiple Gestations Complications of Monochorionic Monoamniotic Twin Gestations Twin Growth Discrepancy Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome Twin Anemia-Polycythemia Sequence After In Utero Intervention for Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome Triplet and Higher Order Placenta Maternal Complications of Pregnancy Maternal Mortality Evaluation of Postpartum Hysterectomy Postpartum Hemorrhage Appendix Reference Charts for Placental Evaluation Weights for Singleton Placentas Weights for Twin Placentas Weights for Triplet Placentas Reference Values for Fetal and Placental Growth in Early Pregnancy Sample Templates for Placental Evaluation Singleton Placenta Gross Evaluation Twin Placenta Gross Evaluation Placenta Microscopic Evaluation Placenta Triage