By Prof. Dr. Gisela Dallenbach-Hellweg, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Dietmar Schmidt, Dr. Friederike Dallenbach (auth.)
This new version differs from the previous ones in that there was vast revision of so much chapters. contemporary advances in learn won by way of immunohistochemical, molecular organic, and cytogenetic equipment are incorporated, so far as they're appropriate for day-by-day diagnostic paintings. The bankruptcy on neoplasms, specifically, has been enormously improved according to the recent WHO overseas Histological type of genital tract tumors, overlaying all pertinent differential diagnostic features. The bankruptcy on malignant lymphomas and hematopoetic neoplasms related to the endometrium is a brand new contribution to this version (F. D. , Ulm). we've got revised the bankruptcy on gestational illnesses, incorpor- ing contemporary advances within the differential analysis of gestational trophoblastic tumors. New discoveries and reviews in correlating constitution and serve as in infertility and in h- mone substitute remedy of peri- and postmenopausal sufferers also are incorporated. Many new microphotographs were further to demonstrate the advances in tumor study and in immunohistochemical detection tools. now we have up-to-date the record of references together with fresh proper guides. To the correspondents and experts who've contributed precious observations and recommendations, bringing thereby to our recognition omissions within the moment variation, we recognize our cordial thank you. We thank Dr. Wolfram Klapper, Director of the L- phom sign up of the collage of Kiel, for case fabric for making the micropho- image illustrations of lymphomas. the workers of Springer-Verlag has earned our gratitude for his or her ability in getting ready this new edition.