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Published: 06 December 2018

464 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190675011

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Escourolle and Poirier's Manual of Basic Neuropathology

Sixth edition

Edited by Francoise Gray, MD, Charles Duyckaerts, MD, and Umberto de Girolami, MD

  • Provides an introduction to the diseases of the nervous system and their underlying pathology
  • Covers the full spectrum of categories of neurologic disease, including neoplasia, trauma, vascular disease, and infection, with separate chapters on prion diseases, multiple sclerosis, degenerative disorders, acquired metabolic diseases, hereditary metabolic diseases, congenital malformations, perinatal diseases, skeletal muscle, peripheral nerve, and the pituitary gland
  • Edited by three internationally recognized experts in the field
  • Concise "manual" format makes for easy reading and referral

New to this Edition:

  • Extensively illustrated with over 700 macroscopic and microscopic images of lesions of the nervous system, including tumors, stroke, infection, degeneration, and malformations
  • Fully updated and revised to cover new discoveries in neuropathology in molecular and genetic data
  • Includes updated information on new laboratory techniques

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