Grossing, Staging, and Reporting - PUB131

Qihui ‘Jim’  Zhai, MD, FCAP, editor

Gross dissection is the first step in analyzing a resection specimen. Grossing, Staging, and Reporting intends to promote a standardized approach for practicing pathologists, pathologists-in-training, and pathologists assistants who handle specimens. Organized by organ system, the text covers indications for procedures, expected macroscopic and microscopic findings, step-by-step dissection techniques, potential staging pitfalls and solutions, and sample reporting templates, incorporating AJCC staging criteria and elements of the CAP cancer protocols.

288 pages; 400+ images; softcover; 2021
ISBN: 978-1-941096-57-4

Table of Contents (PDF)
Sample Pages (PDF)





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Gross dissection is the first step in analyzing a resection specimen. This manual intends to promote a standardized approach for practicing pathologists, pathologists-in-training, and pathologists’ assistants who handle specimens. Organized by organ system, the text covers indications for procedures, expected macroscopic and microscopic findings, step-by-step dissection techniques, potential staging pitfalls and solutions, and sample reporting templates, incorporating AJCC staging criteria and elements of the CAP cancer protocols.