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Title Oral cytology : a concise guide / Ravi Mehrotra, editor
Published New York, NY : Springer, [2013]
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Contents Introduction / Ravi Mehrotra -- Historical Development of Oral Cytology / Vishal Dhingra, Ravi Mehrotra -- Oral Cytology Techniques / Kachnar Varma, Jos Hille, Amir Afrogheh, Ravi Mehrotra -- Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases by Oral Cytology / Mamta Singh, Rahela Ibrahim, Ravi Mehrotra -- Cytological Diagnosis of Benign Lesions of the Oral Cavity / Deborah J. Carroll -- The Development of a Novel Oral Cytologic Grading System / Amir Afrogheh, Jos Hille, Ravi Mehrotra -- Liquid-Based Oral Cytology and Microhistology / Roberto Navone, Monica Pentenero, Sergio Gandolfo -- The Role of Ploidy Analysis in Oral Cytology / Torsten W. Remmerbach -- Diagnostic Cytometry / Alfred Böcking, David Friedrich, Chen Jin, André Bell, Thomas Würflinger -- Pitfalls and Limitations of Oral Cytopathology / Anshul Singh, Deborah J. Carroll, Ravi Mehrotra -- The Way Ahead: Overview of Present Day Use with Areas for Future Research / Ravi Mehrotra
Summary Oral Cytology: A Concise Guide provides a state-of-the-art review of the major issues specific to the field of oral cytology. The sections of the book have been structured to review the complexities of sample collection, manual/automated analysis, pitfalls, gray zones and controversies in diagnosis, as well as, issues not covered by other available materials. Recent advancements in ancillary techniques like DNA ploidy, image analysis and molecular biology are discussed in detail. This useful text is extensively illustrated with patient and microscopic pictures, which will further highlight the clinical application. Throughout the text, simultaneous inclusion of both cytologic and histologic images will allow cyto-histological correlation. Readers will find descriptions of techniques offering greater simplicity, speed, patient comfort and cost effectiveness, as well as improved diagnostic precision. This bench-side reference is a unique and valuable resource in the field of oral cytology, both for those currently in training and clinicians dealing with the diagnosis of oral lesions
Analysis Medicine
Medical laboratories
Medicine & Public Health
Laboratory Medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Mouth -- Cytology.
Mouth -- Diseases -- Diagnosis.
Mouth -- cytology.
Mouth Diseases -- diagnosis.
Form Electronic book
Author Mehrotra, Ravi.
LC no. 2012951676
ISBN 9781461452218 (electronic bk.)
146145221X (electronic bk.)
1461452201 (print)
9781461452201 (print)