This one-of-a-kind reference provides a comprehensive and practical guide to help you interpret endoscopic biopsies and resection specimens of all organs related to the digestive system. Plus, thanks to Expert Consult, you'll be able to access the entire contents of this title online and download all images, from anywhere there's an internet connection. The more than 2250 high quality illustrations, 30% more than in the first edition, help you recognize and diagnose any tissue sample under the microscope. Five new chapters, additional expert authors, expanded tables, and coverage of the current clinical approach to management and treatment options, particularly screening and surveillance recommendations for preneoplastic disorders, round out this unique reference.
* Acts as a one-stop resource for the entire gastrointestinal system, liver, biliary tract, and pancreas. * Incorporates over 2250 high quality color illustrations so you can recognize and diagnose any tissue sample under the microscope. * Provides all the necessary tools to make a comprehensive diagnostic workup including data from ancillary techniques and molecular findings whenever appropriate. * Simplifies complex topics and streamlines decision-making using extensive tables, graphs, and flowcharts. * Helps you avoid diagnostic errors thanks to practical advice on pitfalls in differential diagnosis.