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Author Prayson, Richard A.

Title Frozen section library : central nervous system / Richard A. Prayson, Karl M. Napekoski
Published New York : Springer, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xi, 152 pages) : color illustrations
Series Frozen section library
Frozen section library series.
Contents Introduction -- Where to start -- Nonneoplastic flags -- Cerebral parenchymal lesions: I. Metastatic neoplasms -- Cerebral parenchymal lesions: II. Primary tumors -- Dural-based tumors -- Intraventricular lesions -- Cerebellar lesions -- Pituitary gland and sellar lesions -- Pineal gland lesions -- Spinal cord lesions
Summary Frozen section of Neuropathology - related cases is performed while the patient is undergoing surgery. Intraoperative consultation is used to help guide intraoperative management of the case and to ensure that adequate and appropriate tissue has been obtained for purposes of making an accurate final diagnosis. Frozen section diagnosis is often a highly demanding situation for the pathologist, who must render a diagnosis quickly and provide sound guidance and advice. In addition to the need for rapid recall of differential diagnoses, there are many pitfalls and artifacts that add to the risk of
Analysis pathologie
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Central nervous system -- Diseases -- Atlases
Frozen tissue sections -- Atlases
Diagnosis, Differential.
Frozen Sections -- classification
Frozen Sections -- statistics & numerical data
Diagnosis, Differential
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Nervous System (incl. Brain)
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
Diagnosis, Differential
Central nervous system -- Diseases
Frozen tissue sections
Genre/Form atlases.
Scientific atlases
Form Electronic book
Author Napekoski, Karl M.
LC no. 2010938729
ISBN 9781441975799
Other Titles Central nervous system