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Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Review
by Pier Luigi DiPatre
and Darryl Carter

Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Review is an excellent study aid for candidates preparing for board certification and those needing a review for recertification examinations in pathology.

Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Review provides a systematic review of surgical pathology, with more than 600 multiple-choice questions emphasizing differential diagnostic aspects of problem solving.

Each question focuses on a specific disease entity or diagnostic problem as presented in Sternberg’s Diagnostic Surgical Pathology.

Questions are followed by answers and succinct explanations.

Each chapter ends with explanatory notes summarizing the main features of the pathologic conditions covered in the questions.


  1. Skin, Soft Tissue, Bone, and Joints
    1. Nonneoplastic Diseases of the Skin
    2. Nonmelanocytic Cutaneous Tumors
    3. Melanocytic Lesions
    4. Muscle Biopsy in Neuromuscular Diseases
    5. Disorders of Soft Tissue
    6. Joint Diseases
    7. Nonneoplastic Diseases of Bones
    8. Bone Tumors

  2. Breast
    1. The Breast

  3. Central Nervous System
    1. The Brain, Spinal Cord, and Meninges

  4. Endocrine System
    1. The Neuroendocrine and Paracrine Systems
    2. The Pituitary and Sellar Region
    3. Pathology of Thyroid and Parathyroid Disease
    4. The Adrenal Glands
    5. Paragangliomas

  5. Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
    1. Disorders of Bone Marrow
    2. Lymph Nodes
    3. The Spleen

  6. Head and Neck
    1. The Jaws and Oral Cavity
    2. Salivary Glands
    3. The Nose, Paranasal Sinuses, and Nasopharynx
    4. Pathology of the Larynx
    5. The Ear
    6. The Eye and Ocular Adnexa

  7. Intra-Thoracic Organs and Blood Vessels
    1. Nonneoplastic Pulmonary Disease
    2. Pulmonary Neoplasms
    3. The Pleura
    4. The Mediastinum
    5. The Heart
    6. Blood Vessels

  8. Alimentary Canal and Associated Organs
    1. Esophagus
    2. The Stomach
    3. Nonneoplastic Intestinal Diseases
    4. Intestinal Neoplasms
    5. Pancreas
    6. Nonneoplastic Liver Disease
    7. Masses of the Liver
    8. Gallbladder, Extrahepatic Biliary Tree and Ampulla
    9. Anus and Perianal Area

  9. Urinary Tract and Male Genital System
    1. Developmental Abnormalities of the Kidney
    2. Adult Renal Diseases
    3. Adult Renal Tumors
    4. Renal Neoplasms of Childhood
    5. The Urothelial Tract: Renal Pelvis, Ureter, Urinary Bladder, and Urethra
    6. The Prostate and Seminal Vesicles
    7. Nonneoplastic Diseases of the Testis
    8. Testicular and Paratesticular Tumors
    9. The Penis

  10. Female Reproductive System and Peritoneum
    1. Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
    2. The Placenta
    3. The Vulva and Vagina
    4. The Cervix
    5. The Uterine Corpus
    6. Ovarian Surface Epithelial-Stromal Tumors
    7. Sex Cord-Stromal, Steroid Cell and Germ Cell Tumors of the Ovary
    8. Miscellaneous Primary and Secondary Tumors and Non-Neoplastic Lesions of the Ovary
    9. The Fallopian Tube and Broad Ligament
    10. The Peritoneum

Answers and Explanations

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Sternberg's Diagnostic Surgical Pathology Review
by Pier Luigi DiPatre and Darryl Carter

2005 • 218 pages • $54.95 + shipping
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