'Explosive beauty of its illustrations. Equally exceptional, also, is the actual text. An essential addition' - ("Modern Pathology" - review of previous edition). The 2nd Edition of this comprehensive reference provides state-of-the-art coverage of this expanding field. Each chapter discusses the special issues of a particular specimen site with all-new full-color photomicrographs of each of the major diagnostic entities, descriptions of criteria, and explanations of how the diagnosis is reached. Coverage includes differential diagnostic aspects of respiratory, ocular, urinary, and cerebrospinal fluid cytology and a new and expanded gynecologic section.
1 General Cytologic Principles and Pitfalls 2 Gynecologic Cytopathology 3 Pleural, Peritoneal, Pericardial and Peritoneal Washing Cytopathology 4 Cytopathology of Cerebrospinal Fluid and Brain 5 Gastrointestinal Cytopathology 6 Urinary Cytopathology 7 Respiratory Cytopathology and Aspirations of the Lung 8 Aspiration of Breast 9 Aspiration of the Mediastinum 10 Aspiration and Touch Preparation of Lymph Nodes 11 Aspiration of Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands 12 Aspiration of the Salivary Gland 13 Aspiration of Other Head and Neck Lesions 14 Aspiration of Liver and Pancreas 15 Aspiration of the Kidney, Adrenal, and Retroperitoneum 16 Aspiration of Soft Tissue and Bone 17 Aspiration of the Ovary 18 Ocular Aspiration Cytopathology 19 Orbital Aspiration Cytopathology 20 Pediatric Cytopathology 21 Ancillary Techniques in Cytopathology 22 Medical Liability and Practice of Cytopathology