3rd Edition

Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck

Edited By Leon Barnes
    1800 Pages 1200 Color & 200 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck, Third Edition is a complete stand-alone reference covering all aspects of head and neck pathology. Providing an interdisciplinary approach to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of head and neck diseases, this source promotes clear communication between pathologists and surgeons. This is the reference of choice for a variety of clinicians, including: oral and general pathologists; oral and maxillofacial, plastic, reconstructive, head and neck, orthopedic, and general surgeons; otolaryngologists; radiologists; and dentists.

    Topics covered include:

    • incidence
    • etiology
    • clinical presentation
    • pathology
    • differential diagnosis
    • prognosis for each disorder

    With an improved format and design as well as an easy-to-use, quick reference index, the updated and expanded Third Edition contains more than 1,400 images—200 more full-color images than in previous editions—for optimal illustrations of head and neck lesions.

    Preface to Third Edition
    Fine Needle Aspiration of the Head and Neck
    Tarik M. Elsheikh, Harsharan K. Singh, Reda S. Saad, and Jan F. Silverman
    Uses, Abuses, and Pitfalls of Frozen-Section Diagnoses of Diseases of the Head and Neck Mario A. Luna
    Diseases of the Larynx, Hypopharynx, and Trachea Leon Barnes
    Benign and Nonneoplastic Diseases of the Oral Cavity and Oropharynx Robert A. Robinson and Steven D. Vincent
    Noninfectious Vesiculoerosive and Ulcerative Lesions of the Oral Mucosa Susan M€uller
    Premalignant Lesions of the Oral Cavity Pieter J. Slootweg and Thijs A.W. Merkx
    Cancer of the Oral Cavity and Oropharynx Samir K. El-Mofty and James S. Lewis, Jr.
    Diseases of the Nasal Cavity, Paranasal Sinuses, and Nasopharynx Leon Barnes
    Diseases of the External Ear, Middle Ear, and Temporal Bone Bruce M. Wenig
    Diseases of the Salivary Glands John Wallace Eveson and Toshitaka Nagao

    Midfacial Destructive Diseases Leon Barnes
    Tumors of the Nervous System Beverly Y. Wang, David Zagzag, and Daisuke Nonaka
    Tumors and Tumor-Like Lesions of the Soft Tissues Julie C. Fanburg-Smith, Jerzy Lasota, Aaron Auerbach, Robert D. Foss, William B. Laskin, and Mark D. Murphey
    Diseases of the Bones and Joints Kristen A. Atkins and Stacey E. Mills
    Hematolymphoid Lesions of the Head and Neck Alexander C. L. Chan and John K. C. Chan
    Pathology of Neck Dissections Mario A. Luna
    The Occult Primary and Metastases to and from the Head and Neck. Mario A. Luna
    Cysts and Cyst-like Lesions of the Oral Cavity, Jaws, and Neck Steven D. Budnick and Leon Barnes

    Odontogenic Tumors Finn Prætorius
    Maldevelopmental, Inflammatory, and Neoplastic Pathology in Children Louis P. Dehner and Samir K. El-Mofty
    Pathology of the Thyroid Gland Lori A. Erickson and Ricardo V. Lloyd
    Pathology of the Parathyroid Glands Raja R. Seethala, Mohamed A. Virji, and Jennifer B. Ogilvie
    Pathology of Selected Skin Lesions of the Head and Neck Kim M. Hiatt, Shayestah Pashaei, and Bruce R. Smoller
    Diseases of the Eye and Ocular Adnexa Harry H. Brown
    Infectious Diseases of the Head and Neck Panna Mahadevia and Margaret Brandwein-Gensler
    Miscellaneous Disorders of the Head and Neck Leon Barnes


    LEON BARNES is Professor of Pathology and Otolaryngology, Chief of the Division of Head and Neck–Endocrine Pathology and Director of the Head and Neck–Endocrine Pathology Fellowship Program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Barnes obtained his M.D. degree from the University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas. He is a founding member of the North American Society of Head and Neck Pathology and has been a frequent honoree on the “Best Doctors in America” list for head and neck pathology. He has contributed numerous peer-reviewed publications, is a co-editor of the most recent World Health Organization “Blue Book” on the Pathology and Genetics of Head and Neck Tumors, and is the editor of the two previous editions of Informa Healthcare’s Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck.