Tumors in Domestic Animals. 5th Edition

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  • Book
  • 1000 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Tumors in Domestic Animals, Fifth Edition builds on its reputation as the most comprehensive and authoritative reference on veterinary tumor pathology in common domestic animals, with a focus on diagnostics, the biologic behavior of animal cancers, and oncogenesis. Updated to include current advances in research and diagnostics, the Fifth Edition also contains hundreds of new full–color images to aid in identification. New sections on relevant clinical pathology and oncology add a new depth of knowledge to this highly acclaimed textbook. 

Logically organized for ease of use, the chapters divide the subject by body system with an overview of all tumors in each system, allowing readers to quickly locate relevant information. Tumors in Domestic Animals is an essential reference for veterinary oncologists, pathologists, cancer biologists, clinicians, residents, and students interested in veterinary oncology. 

Key features 

  • Now in full color with hundreds of exquisite new images showing diagnostic features, pathogenesis, and techniques
  • Adds new sections on relevant clinical pathology and oncology
  • Updated throughout to include the very latest advances in research and diagnostics
  • Takes a logical, user–friendly system approach
  • Written by leading experts on animal tumor pathology
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List of Contributors, vi

Preface, vii

1 An Overview of Molecular Cancer Pathogenesis, Prognosis, and Diagnosis, 1John M. Cullen and Matthew Breen

2 Trimming Tumors for Diagnosis and Prognosis, 27Paul C. Stromberg and Donald J. Meuten

3 Immunohistochemistry: Fundamentals and Applications in Oncology, 44José A. Ramos ]Vara and Luke B. Borst

4 Epithelial and Melanocytic Tumors of the Skin, 88Michael H. Goldschmidt and Kyle H. Goldschmidt

5 Mesenchymal Tumors of the Skin and Soft Tissues, 142Mattie J. Hendrick

6 Mast Cell Tumors, 176Matti Kiupel

7 Tumors of the Hemolymphatic System, 203Victor E. Valli, Dorothee Bienzle, Donald J. Meuten, and Keith E. Linder

8 Canine and Feline Histiocytic Diseases, 322Peter F. Moore

9 Tumors of Joints, 337Linden E. Craig and Keith G. Thompson

10 Tumors of Bone, 356Keith G. Thompson and Keren E. Dittmer

11 Tumors of Muscle, 425Barry J. Cooper and Beth A. Valentine

12 Tumors of the Respiratory Tract, 467Dennis W. Wilson

13 Tumors of the Alimentary Tract, 499John S. Munday, Christiane V. Löhr, and Matti Kiupel

14 Tumors of the Liver and Gallbladder, 602John M. Cullen

15 Tumors of the Urinary System, 632Donald J. Meuten and Travis L.K. Meuten

16 Tumors of the Genital Systems, 689Dalen W. Agnew and N. James MacLachlan

17 Tumors of the Mammary Gland, 723Michael H. Goldschmidt, Laura Peña, and Valentina Zappulli

18 Tumors of the Endocrine Glands, 766Thomas J. Rosol and Donald J. Meuten

19 Tumors of the Nervous System, 834Robert J. Higgins, Andrew W. Bollen, Peter J. Dickinson, and Sílvia Sisó–Llonch

20 Tumors of the Eye, 892Richard R. Dubielzig

21 Tumors of the Ear, 923Bradley L. Njaa

Appendix: Diagnostic Schemes and Algorithms, 942

Introduction, 942

Mitotic count, 944

Canine melanomas and melanocytic neoplasms, 946

Histologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 948

Prognosis of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 949

Canine subcutaneous mast cell tumors, 951

Cytologic grading of canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 952

Evaluation of regional lymph node metastasis in canine cutaneous mast cell tumors, 953

Canine oral perioral mast cell tumors, 955

Feline cutaneous mast cell tumors, 956

Canine soft tissue mesenchymal tumor (sarcoma), 957

Canine soft tissue mesenchymal tumor: Future?, 959

Joint tumors in dogs, 960

Lymphoma and lymphoid leukemia prognoses, 961

Enlarged lymph node evaluation in dogs, 965

Bone marrow evaluation, 966

PARR (PCR for antigen receptor rearrangement), 967

Canine and feline nasal tumors, 969

Scoring system and prognosis for canine lung tumors, 970

Histologic grading and prognosis for feline lung tumors, 971

Mammary, 972

Urothelial (transitional) cell carcinoma (UC), 973

Skin masses, 975

Canine breed predispositions for epidermal and melanocytic tumors, 976

Index, 979

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