Part of the new Pattern-Based Approach series, designed to teach pathology in a way that reflects actual sign-out, this new visually-oriented guidebook presents real-life cases and practical diagnostic tips. Disease processes are organized into patterns of injury — the method by which pathologists approach their work — and self-assessment quizzes are provided for each chapter to give you experience with high-yield, board-style teaching topics. FEATURES ? Nearly 800 high-quality photomicrographs help you generate efficient differential diagnoses and avoid diagnostic pitfalls. ? Detailed figure legends and handy Checklists and Key Features sections streamline information and help you better understand the pattern-based approach. ? The Pearls & Pitfalls and the Near Miss sections offer valuable lessons from sneaky cases. ? Tables emphasize salient clinicopathologic features, management implications and therapeutic options. ? FAQs focus on common diagnostic dilemmas. ? The Sample Note sections offer templates of how to sign-out complicated cases and include up-to-date references. Enhance Your eBook Reading Experience ? Read directly on your preferred device(s), such as computer, tablet or smartphone. ? Easily convert to audiobook, powering your content with natural language text-to-speech.