This well-illustrated textbook covers the full range of lung and
pleural diseases from the pathologic standpoint. Both diseases of
adults and pediatric lung diseases are presented. The book will
serve as an excellent guide to the diagnosis of these diseases, but
in addition it explains the disease mechanisms and etiology.
Genetics and molecular biology are also discussed whenever
necessary for a full understanding. The author is an
internationally recognized expert who runs courses on lung and
pleural pathology attended by participants from all over the world.
In compiling this book, he has drawn on more than 30 years’
experience in the field.