The first edition of Textbook of Pathology by Dr. Vinay Kamal has been designed for undergraduates and postgraduates of medicine and related health sciences.This book comprising of general pathology, haematology and systemic pathology sections including the chapter on recent diagnostic techniques are presented in the context of modern cellular and molecular biology applied in clinical practice. It provides comprehensive coverage of aetiologypathogenesis of the disease, clinical manifestations, clinicopathological correlation and diagnostic approach.

The chapters of this book have been shared with the eminent teachers and young budding residents across the country. Their valuable opinion on various aspects has been taken positively during the drafting of the chapters to meet the need of the young generation of pathologists. This positive attitude towards suggestions for betterment was greatly appreciated by the colleagues and students alike.

An unrivalled collection of clinical photographs, schematic figures, high-resolution gross morphology and light microscopy photographs complement the clear concise text.

Key Features

  • Approximately 1533 high resolution lavishly full coloured figures, flow diagrams, gross morphology and light microscopy photographs will help to recognize and understand specific human disorders.
  • Salient features have been tabulated in 1097 tables. It would help in quick revision of the chapters. Flow diagrams and schematic illustrations are complementing the text.
  • Reader-friendly font size of text and tables
  • Immunohistochemistry in tabulated form
  • Clear concise text
  • Recent concepts in cellular biology
  • Recent WHO classification wherever applicable
  • Recent diagnostic techniques
  • Clinicopathological correlation of disorders and diagnostic approach
  • Hematology section has been well updated along with recent WHO criteria for hematolymphoid malignancies

About the Author

Vinay Kamal has a three-decade teaching experience at India's premier institution as Director Professor of Pathology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. An alumnus of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (PGIMS), Rohtak (Haryana), has served the institution in various positions. He has been actively involved in academic activities across the country. He has published many articles in national and international journals.