WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System
- World Health Organization (WHO)
'WHO Classification of Tumours of the Digestive System: Fourth Edition' is an authoritative and concise reference book providing an international standard for oncologists and pathologists. Indispensable as a guide for use in the design of studies monitoring response to therapy and clinical outcome. This book also provides user-friendly algorithmic approaches to the diagnosis of the major tumours of the digestive tract.
Diagnostic criteria, pathological features, and associated genetic alterations are described in a strictly disease-oriented manner. Sections on all recognized neoplasms and their variants include:
new ICD-O codes;
age and sex distribution;
clinical signs and symptoms;
This publication has been prepared by more than 100 authors, originating from 22 countries. It contains approximately 700 colour photographs, together with numerous tables, figures and more than 3,700 references.
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