This book presents colored gross and microphotographs of histopathology sections of both common and uncommon tumors of the female genital tract, and also includes the immunohistochemistry of the important lesions. Further, it explains the salient diagnostic features and the immunocytochemistry, molecular pathology and differential diagnosis of each lesion with brief references and discusses recent advances in the diagnosis of these tumors. With numerous images offering guidance on diagnosing different lesions of the female genital tract, the book is intended for practicing pathologists and post-graduate students as well as for gynecology practitioners and post-graduate students.
Pranab Dey is Professor at the Department of Cytology and Gynecologic Pathology at the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh. Professor Dey completed his M.D. (pathology) at the same institute and his FRCPath (cytopathology) at the Royal College of Pathologists, London. He has conducted many research projects and has pioneered work on DNA flow cytometry, image morphometry, mono-layered cytology and cytomorphologic findings of various lesions on cytology smears. He has published numerous books and articles in international journals in the field of gynecologic pathology and cytology and is a member of various societies.