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MacSween's Pathology of the Liver [electronic resource]

Burt, Alastair D; Portmann, Bernard; Ferrell, Linda D; MacSween, Roderick N M
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2012.
Edition
6th ed. / edited by Alastair Burt, Bernard Portmann and Linda Ferrell
Language
English
Variant Title
Pathology of the liver
ISBN
9780702047541, 0702047546, 9780702033988, 0702033987
Access Restriction
Electronic access is available for UVA students, faculty, staff, and affiliates only. IP address verification required.
Summary
MacSween's Pathology of the Liver delivers the expert know-how you need to diagnose all forms of liver pathology using the latest methods. Updated with all the most current knowledge and techniques, this medical reference book will help you more effectively evaluate and interpret both the difficult and routine cases you see in practice. Compare the specimens you encounter in practice to thousands of high-quality images that capture the appearance of every type of liver disease. Efficiently review all the key diagnostic criteria and differential diagnoses for each lesion.
Contents
  • Anatomy, pathophysiology and basic mechanisms of disease / James M. Crawford and Alastair D. Burt
  • Cellular and molecular techniques / Pieire Bedossa and Valerie Paradis
  • Developmental abnormalities and liver disease in childhood / Bernard C. Portmann and Eve A. Roberts
  • Genetic and metabolic liver disease / Richard J. Thompson, Bernard C. Portmann, and Eve A. Roberts
  • Disorders of iron overload / Alan C. Paterson and Antonello Pietrangelo
  • Fatty liver disease: Alcoholic and non-alcoholic / Elizabeth M. Brunt, Brent A. Neuschwander-Tetri, and Alastair D. Burt
  • Acute and chronic viral hepatitis / Neil D. Theise, Henry C. Bodenheimer, Jr. and Linda D. Ferrell
  • Other viral and infectious diseases and HIV-related liver disease / Sebastian B. Lucas, Sherif R. Zaki, and Bernard C. Portmann
  • Autoimmune hepatitis / M. Kay Washington and Michael P. Manns
  • Diseases of the bile ducts / Yasuni Nakanuma, Yoh Zen, and Bernard C. Portmann
  • Diseases of the gallbladder / Jorge Albores-Saavedra and Arturo Angeles-Angeles
  • Vascular disorders / Ian R. Wanless and Weei-Yvarn Huang
  • Hepatic injury due to drugs, herbal compounds, chemicals and toxins / James H. Lewis and David E. Kleiner
  • Tumours and tumour-like lesions of the liver / Zachary D. Goodman, Luigi M. Terracciano, and Aileen Wee
  • Transplantation pathology / Stefan G. Hubscher and Andrew D. Clouston
  • Systemic disease / Alberto Quaglia [and others].
Description
1 online resource (xiii, 1020 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Notes
  • "Expert consult"--Cover.
  • Previous edition: Edinburgh: Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2006.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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