Robbins Basic Pathology

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2013 - Medical - 910 pages

Robbins Basic Pathology delivers the pathology knowledge you need, the way you need it, from the name you can trust! This medical textbook's unbeatable author team helps you efficiently master the core concepts you need to know for your courses and USMLE exams.

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Chapter 3 Hemodynamic Disorders Thromboembolism and Shock
Chapter 4 Diseases of the Immune System
Chapter 5 Neoplasia
Chapter 6 Genetic and Pediatric Diseases
Chapter 7 Environmental and Nutritional Diseases
Chapter 8 General Pathology of Infectious Diseases
Chapter 9 Blood Vessels
Chapter 10 Heart
Chapter 15 Liver Gallbladder and Biliary Tract
Chapter 16 Pancreas
Chapter 17 Male Genital System and Lower Urinary Tract
Chapter 18 Female Genital System and Breast
Chapter 19 Endocrine System
Chapter 20 Bones Joints and Soft Tissue Tumors
Chapter 21 Peripheral Nerves and Muscles
Chapter 22 Central Nervous System

Chapter 11 Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Systems
Chapter 12 Lung
Chapter 13 Kidney and Its Collecting System
Chapter 14 Oral Cavity and Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 23 Skin

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Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Alice Hogge and Arthur A. Baer Distinguished Service Professor of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and the Pritzker Medical School, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

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