Potter's Pathology of the Fetus and Infant E-Book, 2nd Edition

2-Volume Set
Author :
Enid Gilbert-Barness
Date of Publication: 04/2007

This comprehensive reference addresses all aspects of fetal and neonatal pathology including complicated pregnancies multiple pregnancies abortion placental pathology and disorders affecting the full-term neonate. A consistent organization al......view more

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This comprehensive reference addresses all aspects of fetal and neonatal pathology including complicated pregnancies multiple pregnancies abortion placental pathology and disorders affecting the full-term neonate. A consistent organization allows for quick access to specific guidance and nearly 2 500 illustrations - 2 350 in full color - depict conditions and abnormalities as they present in practice facilitating diagnosis. An Image Bank on CD-ROM - new to this edition - features all of the illustrations from the 2-volume set downloadable for presentations.

New to this edition
  • Provides the latest guidance on molecular pathology, immunohistochemistry, DNA technology, and more.
  • Offers an expanded discussion of developmental biology related to the pathogenesis of birth defects.
  • Features user-friendly summary tables and diagnostic flow charts, making information quick and easy to find.
  • Includes a CD-ROM featuring all of the illustrations from the 2-volume set.

Key Features
  • Offers comprehensive coverage of all common and rare embryonic, fetal, and infant disorders in one source.
  • Correlates clinical, pathologic, and genetic findings for each systemic disease.
  • Emphasizes the genetic and molecular basis of birth defects.
  • Features nearly 2,500 illustrations - 2,350 in full color - which depict each abnormality or condition as they present in practice.
  • Presents practical information on autopsy techniques and protocols.

Author Information
Edited by Enid Gilbert-Barness, AO, MD, FRCPA, FRCPath, DSci(hc), MD(hc), Professor of Pathology, Laboratory Medicine and Pediatrics, Department of Pathology, Tampa General Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA