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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

About the editors

Ravi Mehrotra, MD, PhD, MIAC, FRCPath
Department of Pathology, Moti Lal Nehru Medical College, Allahabad, India

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Oral Cytology
  • Book Subtitle A Concise Guide
  • Editors Ravi Mehrotra
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4614-5220-1
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4939-4323-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4614-5221-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XII, 176
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Pathology
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Laboratory Medicine
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