Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology by Aliya N. Husain MD, J. Thomas Stocker MD

By Aliya N. Husain MD, J. Thomas Stocker MD

Pediatric pathology has been a famous sup-specialty of pathology for nearly twenty years. this present day pathology education courses are required to supply schooling in pediatric pathology. as well as pediatric pathology experts, many basic and community-based pathologists on a regular basis deal with pediatric specimens. A operating wisdom of present pediatric pathology is key for acceptable dealing with of those cases.

The Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology covers the large variety of pediatric ailments pathologist will most likely come upon and is written through recognized leaders during this box. insurance contains either common and no more regularly visible circumstances, and every dialogue offers a concise precis of the salient positive aspects of the ailment besides expertly chosen, top of the range colour pictures. The Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology is a pragmatic operating source for each pathologist who sees pediatric circumstances in addition to the pathology trainee. The atlas positive aspects nearly 1,100 top quality pictures in addition to very important staging and prognostic (including molecular) parameters.

Features of the Color Atlas of Pediatric Pathology include:

  • Comprehensive insurance of pediatric surgical and post-mortem pathology
  • Each bankruptcy is gifted through a famous professional functional presentation: concise textual content highlights diagnostic positive aspects making the atlas a very good source for the practitioner
  • Illustrated all through with nearly 1,100 full-color images
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EBV preferentially infects B lymphocytes because of the C3d component of complement found on the B-cell cytoplasmic membranes. This initial lympho�proliferative phase normally elicits a secondary wave of suppressor T cells that react to viral proteins expressed by infected cells. The cytotoxic T cells then cause massive apoptosis of infected B lymphocytes. Macrophages ingest the resultant necrotic debris. As a result, the histological picture of primary EBV infection comprises a mixture of infected B cells, mature and reactive T cells, and macrophages with apoptotic debris, as shown in this photomicrograph of a tonsil from a patient with infectious mononucleosis.

It occurs sporadically in 16 per 100,000 live births, being more common in infants of diabetic mothers. When one of the VACTERL anomalies is identified, a search for other associated defects should be performed. The specific anomalies vary in type and severity, and may or may not be surgically correctible. Illustrated here is a 31-week-gestation infant with VACTERL association. Low-set dysplastic right ear, short neck, left torticollis, and right upper limb phocomelia are seen in (A), imperforate anus in (B), blind end (atretic) upper esophagus and unilobate lungs in (C), and tracheoesophageal fistula (lower esophagus continuous with trachea) in (D).

Clinical presentation: Significant fetomaternal hemorrhages are associated with decreased fetal movement, sinusoidal fetal heart rate, neonatal encephalopathy, cerebral palsy, and in utero fetal demise (IUFD). They may also present as a transfusion reaction in cases of ABO incompatibility, in which case Kleihauer-Betke or flow cytometric testing may be falsely negative (see discussion that follows). Pathology Gross: IVT are spherical, smooth, tan red, and often laminated hematomas completely surrounded by villi.

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