Precision Molecular Pathology of Neoplastic Pediatric Diseases

  • Larissa V. Furtado
  • Aliya N. Husain

Part of the Molecular Pathology Library book series (MPLB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Molecular Pathology of Pediatric Neoplasms: General Principles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rachel L. Stewart, Selene C. Koo, Larissa V. Furtado
      Pages 3-8
    3. Jason A. Jarzembowski
      Pages 33-44
    4. Jeremy P. Segal, Lauren Ritterhouse
      Pages 45-65
    5. Elizabeth A. Sokol, Navin R. Pinto
      Pages 67-86
  3. Molecular Pathology of Specific Pediatric Neoplasms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. John Choi, Jeffery M. Klco, Kamran Mirza
      Pages 89-136
    3. Peter Pytel, Carrie Fitzpatrick
      Pages 137-149
    4. Hiroyuki Shimada, Naohiko Ikegaki
      Pages 151-168
    5. Peter Pytel, Nicole A. Cipriani
      Pages 169-193
    6. Kristen M. Paral, Thomas Krausz
      Pages 195-202
    7. Bahig M. Shehata, Nasim Khoshnam, Aliya N. Husain
      Pages 239-250
    8. Bruce R. Pawel
      Pages 251-279
    9. Sarangarajan Ranganathan
      Pages 281-329
    10. Selene C. Koo, Elizabeth J. Perlman
      Pages 331-349
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 351-360

About this book


This book provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review of pediatric oncology. The text covers relevant concepts in molecular biology and addresses technical principles, applications, challenges, and integration of current and emerging genomic and molecular methods in the diagnosis and personalized management of childhood cancers. The text also discusses a wide array of pediatric neoplasms in the context of molecular pathology in a concise and understandable manner, with focus on their molecular pathogenesis, clinicopathological features, classification, molecular diagnosis, and approaches to personalized care.

Written by experts in the field, Precision Molecular Pathology of Neoplastic Pediatric Diseases serves as a valuable resource for pathologists, pediatric oncologists, trainees and researchers with an interest in pediatric and molecular pathology.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Larissa V. Furtado
    • 1
  • Aliya N. Husain
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PathologyUniversity of Utah/ARUP LaboratoriesSalt Lake CityUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-89625-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-89626-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1935-987X
  • Series Online ISSN 1935-9888
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