Frozen Section Library: Appendix, Colon, and Anus

  • Rhonda K. Yantiss
  • Nicole C. Panarelli

Part of the Frozen Section Library book series (FROZEN, volume 4)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 1-20
  3. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 21-33
  4. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 35-57
  5. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 59-75
  6. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 77-84
  7. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 85-111
  8. Nicole C. Panarelli, Rhonda K. Yantiss
    Pages 113-123
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 125-136

About this book

Introduction

Frozen sections are performed while a patient is undergoing surgery as a basis for making an immediate diagnosis that will impact treatment decisions. Frozen section diagnosis is often a highly demanding situation for the pathologist who must render a diagnosis quickly for the patient and surgeon.The Frozen Section Library Series will provide concise, user-friendly, site specific handbooks that are well-illustrated and highlight the pitfalls, artifacts, and differential diagnosis issues that arise in the hurried frozen section scenario. Nicole C. Panarelli, MD is affiliated with Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY and New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY. Rhonda K. Yantiss, MD is Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY.

Keywords

cancer carcinoma colectomy colon gastrointestinal tract surgery tissue

Authors and affiliations

  • Rhonda K. Yantiss
    • 1
  • Nicole C. Panarelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Weill Medical CollegeCornell UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Weill Medical CollegeCornell UniversityNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6584-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2010
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-6583-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-6584-4
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4157
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-4165
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