Pathology of the Cervix

  • C. Simon Herrington

Part of the Essentials of Diagnostic Gynecological Pathology book series (EDGP, volume 3)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Kate Cuschieri, Ramya Bhatia
    Pages 21-43
  3. C. Simon Herrington
    Pages 79-89
  4. Anne M. Mills, Mark H. Stoler
    Pages 91-114
  5. Naveena Singh, Lars-Christian Horn
    Pages 115-148
  6. Martin C. Chang, Terence J. Colgan
    Pages 213-235
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 237-265

About this book

Introduction

This is the third volume in the Essentials of Diagnostic Gynecological Pathology series sponsored by the British Association of Gynecological Pathologists. Focusing on cervical pathology, it provides an update on current diagnostic criteria, the use of biomarkers and specimen handling. It serves as a quick desktop reference facilitating accurate diagnosis, and also provides detailed descriptions and an exhaustive reference list for more in-depth study. 

Sections devoted to the changing landscape of cervical screening, current management and future directions are included. Standardized terminology, the biology of HPV-related pre-invasive disease, and the staging of early cervical cancers are discussed. 

As most histopathology departments receive many gynecological specimens, Pathology of the Cervix has been written to be useful diagnostically to general as well as specialist gynecological pathologists and pathologists in training. Gynecologists, oncologists, dermatologists, genitourinary physicians and cancer nurse specialists will find expert insights here that will help in treatment and counselling of their patients.​

Keywords

HPV cervical cancer cervical neoplasia cervical screening cervix human papillomavirus

Editors and affiliations

  • C. Simon Herrington
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Edinburgh Edinburgh, Cancer Research CentreInstitute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine, Western General HospitalEdinburghUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-51257-0
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-51255-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-51257-0
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