Blaustein’s Pathology of the Female Genital Tract

  • Robert J. Kurman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Pathology of the Female Genital Tract

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Stanley J. Robboy, Peter F. Bernhardt, Tim Parmley
      Pages 3-29
    3. Edward J. Wilkinson
      Pages 31-86
    4. Edward J. Wilkinson
      Pages 87-129
    5. Richard J. Zaino, Stanley J. Robboy, Rex Bentley, Robert J. Kurman
      Pages 131-183
    6. Alex Ferenczy, Thomas C. Wright
      Pages 185-201
    7. Thomas C. Wright, Alex Ferenczy
      Pages 203-227
    8. Thomas C. Wright, Robert J. Kurman, Alex Ferenczy
      Pages 229-277
    9. Thomas C. Wright, Alex Ferenczy, Robert J. Kurman
      Pages 279-326
    10. Alex Ferenczy
      Pages 327-366
    11. Robert J. Kurman, Michael T. Mazur
      Pages 367-409
    12. Robert J. Kurman, Henry J. Norris
      Pages 411-437
    13. Robert J. Kurman, Richard J. Zaino, Henry J. Norris
      Pages 439-486
    14. Charles Zaloudek, Henry J. Norris
      Pages 487-528
    15. James E. Wheeler
      Pages 529-561
    16. Philip B. Clement
      Pages 563-595
    17. Philip B. Clement
      Pages 597-645
    18. Philip B. Clement
      Pages 647-703
    19. Aleksander Talerman
      Pages 849-914
    20. Robert H. Young, Robert E. Scully
      Pages 939-974
    21. Deborah J. Gersell, Frederick T. Kraus
      Pages 975-1048
    22. Michael T. Mazur, Robert J. Kurman
      Pages 1049-1093
  3. Adjunctive Techniques in Gynecologic Pathology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1095-1095
    2. Mark E. Sherman
      Pages 1097-1130
    3. Norio Azumi, Bernard Czernobilsky
      Pages 1131-1159
    4. Debra A. Bell
      Pages 1161-1171
    5. Kathleen R. Cho, Lora Hedrick
      Pages 1173-1198
    6. Mark H. Schiffman, Louise A. Brinton
      Pages 1199-1223
    7. Stanley J. Robboy, Frederick T. Kraus, Robert J. Kurman
      Pages 1225-1245
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 1247-1280

About this book


Since the publication of the 1/e in 1977, BLAUSTEIN'S PATHOLOGY OF THE FEMALE GENITAL TRACT has consolidated its position as the leading textbook of GYN pathology. It is an essential reference for all pathologists, and an important review aid for GYN residents preparing for their Boards. Includes all-new chapters on cytology, immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, molecular biology, and epidemiology and biostatistics. Chapters include: Embryology and disorders of abnormal sexual development; nonneoplastic disease of the vulva; neoplastic disease of the vulva; diseases of the vagina; anatomy and histology of the cervix; benign disease of the cervix; HPV infection and precancerous lesions of the cervix; malignant tumors of the cervix; anatomy and histology of the uterine corpus; benign diseases of the endometrium; endometrial hyperplasia and metaplasia; endometrial carcinoma; mesenchymal tumors of the uterus; diseases of the fallopian tube; anatomy and histology of the ovary; nonneoplastic lesions of the ovary; diseases of the peritoneum; common epithelial tumors of the ovary; sex cord-stromal; steroid cell, and other ovarian tumors with endocrine, paraendocrine, and paraneoplastic manifestations; germ cell tumors of the ovary; nonspecific tumors of the ovary, including mesenchylmal tumors and malignant lymphoma; metastatic tumors of the ovary; diseases of the placenta; gestational trophoblastic disease; cytology; immunohistochemistry; flow cytometry; molecular biology; epidemiology and biostatistics; gross description, processing, and reporting of specimens.


Endometrium Uterus anatomy cancer carcinoma cell cytopathology embryo embryology histology lymphoma molecular biology pathology placenta sex

Editors and affiliations

  • Robert J. Kurman
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Gynecology and Obstetrics and PathologyThe Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Johns Hopkins University, School of MedicineBaltimoreUSA

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