Pathology of the Human Placenta and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more

Pathology of the Human Placenta 6th ed. 2012 Edition

1 customer review
ISBN-13: 978-3642239403
ISBN-10: 3642239404
Why is ISBN important?
ISBN
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Sell yours for a Gift Card
We'll buy it for $57.81
Learn More
Trade in now
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Try the eTextbook for free
$0.00
Rent
$137.40
Buy used
$166.30
Buy new
$229.00
Rent from Amazon Price New from Used from
eTextbook
"Please retry"
Hardcover, August 31, 2011
"Please retry"
$137.40
$229.00
$161.61 $161.60
More Buying Choices
28 New from $161.61 14 Used from $161.60
Free Two-Day Shipping for College Students with Amazon Student Free%20Two-Day%20Shipping%20for%20College%20Students%20with%20Amazon%20Student


InterDesign Brand Store Awareness Textbooks
$229.00 FREE Shipping. Only 6 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

Pathology of the Human Placenta + Manual of Pathology of the Human Placenta: Second Edition + WHO Classification of Tumours of the Breast (IARC WHO Classification of Tumours)
Price for all three: $408.59

Some of these items ship sooner than the others.

Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

Review

From the reviews of the sixth edition:

“It is intended for practicing pathologists as well as obstetricians and gynecologists, but because of its detailed description of pathophysiology, it also can serve as a resource for professionals in clinical research. … This is by far the most comprehensive resource in this field. This book has great value for both pathologists with exposure to examination of the placenta and obstetrician/gynecologists who use the reports for management of their patients.” (Raquel K. Walsh Jahnke, Doody's Book Reviews, March, 2013)

From the Back Cover

Pathology of the Human Placenta remains the most comprehensive and authoritative text in the field. It provides extensive information on the normal placenta, encompassing physiology, metabolism, and endocrinology, and covers placental diseases in great detail. The conditions discussed include shape aberrations, villous alterations and maldevelopment, erythroblastosis fetalis and hydrops fetalis, transplacental hemorrhage, fetal storage disorders, diverse maternal diseases, and infectious diseases. Further chapters are devoted to abortions, molar pregnancies, trophoblastic neoplasms, benign tumors, and multiple pregnancies. Legal considerations are carefully explored, and this new edition also includes a completely new chapter on artificial reproductive technology. In other respects, too, the book has been extensively revised and expanded, with wide-ranging updates that reflect the most recent progress in the field. Some 800 illustrations are included, many of them in color. The detailed index has been further improved and tables updated. Pathology of the Human Placenta will be of enormous value to pathologists and obstetrician-gynecologists alike.

NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE


Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Hardcover: 941 pages
  • Publisher: Springer; 6th ed. 2012 edition (August 31, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 3642239404
  • ISBN-13: 978-3642239403
  • Product Dimensions: 11.2 x 8.5 x 2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 7.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #304,493 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Customer Reviews

5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

Format: Hardcover
Perhaps biased (having been trained by Dr. Benirschke). I have practiced and taught OB/GYN, GYN Pathology and Placental Pathology simultaneously in academics and private practice. This text is the "gold standard" for anyone involved with the care and outcomes of human pregnancy. The text is an extremely informative, well organized easy to understand book that should be on the shelves of all who are involved with Women's Health Care. Historically encyclopedic, it has and continues (up through its latest ed.) to be a cornerstone text for OB/GYNs, Pathologists, Pediatricians and attorneys.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
Pathology of the Human Placenta
This item: Pathology of the Human Placenta
Price: $229.00
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?