Oral Cytology

A Concise Guide

  • Ravi Mehrotra

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 1-3
  3. Vishal Dhingra, Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 5-10
  4. Kachnar Varma, Jos Hille, Amir Afrogheh, Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 11-26
  5. Mamta Singh, Rahela Ibrahim, Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 27-48
  6. Amir Afrogheh, Jos Hille, Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 73-90
  7. Roberto Navone, Monica Pentenero, Sergio Gandolfo
    Pages 91-108
  8. Torsten W. Remmerbach
    Pages 109-123
  9. Alfred Böcking, David Friedrich, Chen Jin, André Bell, Thomas Würflinger, Dietrich Meyer-Ebrecht et al.
    Pages 125-145
  10. Anshul Singh, Deborah J. Carroll, Ravi Mehrotra
    Pages 147-156
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 171-176

About this book


Oral Cytology: A Concise Guide provides a state-of-the-art review of the major issues specific to the field of oral cytology. The sections of the book have been structured to review the complexities of sample collection, manual/automated analysis, pitfalls, gray zones and controversies in diagnosis,  as well as, issues not covered by other available materials. Recent advancements in ancillary techniques like DNA ploidy, image analysis and  molecular biology are discussed in detail. This useful text is extensively illustrated with patient and microscopic  pictures, which will  further highlight the clinical application. Throughout the  text, simultaneous inclusion of both  cytologic and histologic images will allow cyto-histological correlation. Readers will find descriptions of techniques offering greater simplicity, speed, patient comfort and cost effectiveness, as well as improved diagnostic precision. This bench-side reference is a unique and valuable resource in the field of oral cytology, both for those currently in training and  clinicians dealing with the diagnosis of oral lesions.


Biomarkers Cytobrush Cytological diagnosis HPV analysis Immunocytochemistry Morphometry Nanotechnology Ploidy

Editors and affiliations

  • Ravi Mehrotra
    • 1
  1. 1.Director, I-7, Sector - 39Institute of Cytology and Preventive OncAllahabadIndia

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-5220-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-5221-8
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