Basic and Advanced Laboratory Techniques in Histopathology and Cytology

  • Pranab Dey

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Basic Laboratory Techniques in Histopathology Laboratory

  3. Basic Laboratory Techniques in Cytology Laboratory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Pranab Dey
      Pages 133-138
  4. Advanced Techniques in Histology and Cytology Laboratories

  5. Microscopy, Quality Control and Laboratory Organization

About this book


This book provides detailed information on basic and advanced laboratory techniques in histopathology and cytology. It discusses the principles of and offers clear guidance on all routine and special laboratory techniques. In addition, it covers various advanced laboratory techniques, such as immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, liquid based cytology, polymerase chain reaction, tissue microarray, and molecular technology. Further, the book includes numerous color illustrations, tables and boxes to familiarize the reader with the work of a pathology laboratory.


The book is mainly intended for postgraduate students and fellows in pathology as well as practicing pathologists. The book is also relevant for all the laboratory technicians and students of laboratory technology.


Laboratory techniques Special stains in pathology Laboratory pathology Quality control in histopathology and cytology Advanced laboratory techniques

Authors and affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cytology and Gynecologic PathologyPost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-8251-1
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-8252-8
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