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Gleason grading of prostate cancer : a contemporary approach /
editors, Mahul B. Amin ... [et al.].
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2004.
description
xi, 116 p.
ISBN
078174279X
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Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2004.
isbn
078174279X
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Online version licensed for access by U. of T. users.
general note
Includes index.
catalogue key
5019119
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Doody's Reviews, May 2004
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Featuring more than 300 full-color photomicrographs that represent the entire spectrum of the Gleason grading system, this atlas is the first comprehensive and definitive reference devoted to Gleason grading of prostate cancer. It is written by four eminent authorities in urologic pathology who bring their collective expertise and consensus opinion in Gleason grading. Illustrative case examples from the authors' collections highlight the pitfalls and problems of applying the Gleason grading system to contemporary techniques in pathology.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. ix
Background, Principles, and Overview of the Gleason Systemp. 1
Contemporary Application of Gleason Grading in 18-Gauge Needle Biopsy, Transurethral Resection, and Radical Prostatectomy Specimensp. 13
Introduction and Gleason Grade 1p. 13
Gleason Grade 2p. 16
Gleason Grade 3p. 22
Gleason Grade 4p. 33
Gleason Grade 5p. 44
Combination of Gleason Gradesp. 50
Gleason Scoring in Unusual Situationsp. 60
Reproducibility of the Gleason Systemp. 83
Clinical Significance of Gleason Gradingp. 93
Reporting of Prostate Carcinoma by the Gleason Systemp. 101
Subject Indexp. 113
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