Liver Biopsy Made Easy

Liver Biopsy Made Easy

By: Nalini Bansal Gupta (author)Hardback

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This book is a complete guide to the evaluation and interpretation of liver biopsy specimens for clinicians, providing the latest techniques and advances in the field. Beginning with an introduction to the structure and function of the `normal' liver, and discussion on situations requiring biopsy, and types of specimen, the following sections describe pathologic variations of liver diseases, ways to identify the changes, and qualitative and quantitative evaluation. The book covers the full spectrum of disorders and diseases that may occur in the liver and includes chapters dedicated to liver transplant pathology, and paediatric liver disease. Current terminologies, grading and staging systems used in liver biopsy, are discussed in detail. High definition slides and images enhance learning, and each chapter concludes with `points to remember' highlighting the key features of the topic. Key Points Complete guide to evaluation and interpretation of liver biopsy specimens Covers the full spectrum of liver disorders and diseases Includes discussion on terminologies, grading, and staging systems Features high definition slides and images, and key learning points

About Author

Nalini Bansal Gupta MD DNB PDCC MNAMS Senior Histopathologist, SRL Ltd, Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, India


Section I: Liver Biopsy Normal Liver Important Aspects of Liver Biopsy Approach to Liver Biopsy Special Stains and IHC Acute on Chronic Liver Failure and Clinical Scores Section II: Hepatitic Pathology Acute Hepatitis Chronic Viral Hepatitis Autoimmune Hepatitis Section III: Steatotic Pattern NASH Alcoholic Liver Disease Section IV: Cholestatic Pattern Cholestatic Pathology Billiary Pathology Vanishing Bile Duct Syndrome Overlap Syndromes IgG4 Cholangiopathy Section V: Vascular Pattern NCPF, EHPVO, VOD Section VI: Mixed Pattern DILI-Dr Chaggan Section VII: Specific Pathologies Wilson Disease Hemochromatosis Metabolic Liver Disease Section VIII: Pediatric Liver Diseases Ductal Plate Malformation Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis, Caroli's Disease Cholestatic Pediatric Diseases - EHBA, NH, PFIC, AATD, CF Section IX: Cirrhosis Cirrhosis Section X: Transplant Pathology Transplant Pathology Section XI: Nodular Lesion Liver Nodular Lesion Liver

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789386150264
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9789386150264
  • weight: 750
  • ISBN10: 9386150263

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