WHO Classification of Tumours of the Central Nervous System, Revised. Fourth Edition
WHO Classification of Tumours, Volume 1
IARC WHO Classification of Tumours, No 1
Louis, D.N., Ohgaki, H., Wiestler, O.D., Cavenee, W.K.
IARC
ISBN-13    9789283244929 ISBN-10    9283244923
Order Number    17024001   
Price    CHF    135.00 / US$    162.00 Developing countries:    CHF    94.50
English     2016        408   pages
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WHO Classification of Tumours of the Central Nervous System is the Revised 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference book provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies monitoring response to therapy and clinical outcome.

Diagnostic criteria, pathological features, and associated genetic alterations are described in a disease-oriented manner. Sections on all recognized neoplasms and their variants include new ICD-O codes, epidemiology, clinical features, macroscopy, pathology, genetics, and prognosis and predictive factors. The book, prepared by 122 authors from 19 countries, contains more than 800 colour images and tables, and more than 2800 references.