WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues
ISBN: 928324494X
EAN13: 9789283244943
Language: English
Pages: 586
Edition: Revised
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 11.00" L x 8.00" W
Weight: 4.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues

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****When not purchasing directly from the official sales agents of the WHO, especially at online bookshops, please note that there have been issues with counterfeited copies. Buy only from known sellers and if there are quality issues, please contact the seller for a refund.***** WHO Classification of Tumours of Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues is a Revised Fourth Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies monitoring response to therapy and clinical outcome. Diagnostic criteria, pathological features, and associated genetic alterations are described in a strictly disease-oriented manner. Sections on all recognized neoplasms and their variants further include new ICD-O codes, epidemiology, clinical features, macroscopy, prognosis, and predictive factors. This classification, prepared by 132 authors from 23 countries, contains about 1300 color images and tables and more than 4500 references.