1st Edition

Atlas of Non-Gynecologic Cytology

By Grace T. McKee Copyright 2005
    360 Pages
    by CRC Press

    Atlas of Non-Gynecologic Cytopathology is an invaluable aid for trainee pathologists needing a visual aide-memoire when checking cytology specimens or revising for board certification examinations. Consultants who need a quick second opinion on a cytology specimen will also find it useful. The author is one of the best-known cytopathologists with an unrivalled source of material from one of the leading medical schools in the United States.

    1 Thyroid
    Colloid nodule
    Cystic changes
    Hashimoto's/ chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis
    Reidel's thyroiditis
    Follicular neoplasm
    Papillary carcinoma
    Insular carcinoma
    Anaplastic carcinoma
    Metastatic tumors

    2 Parathyroid
    Thyroglossal cyst
    Branchial cleft cyst
    Salivary glands

    3 Other Head and Neck
    Lymph nodes
    Cysts of the jaw
    Orbital tumors
    Scalp tumors
    Tumors of the face

    4 Lung
    Pleural cavity/peritoneal cavity

    5 Other Organs
    Retroperitoneal FNA
    Cerebrospinal fluid
    Gastric FNAs
    Bone and soft tissue

    6 Breast


    Grace T. McKee

    'This book has been produced to a high standard and will be especially useful to cytopathologists in training.  It is an excellent addition to the range of existing atlases of cytology with many good examples of the diagnoses that will face cytopathologists in most departments up and down the country'
    First Prize in Oncology - British Medical Association (BMA) Book Awards 2006