Please make sure you do the PRE-QUIZ before you start on this chapter!
This will help you focus on gaps in your knowledge as you browse this chapter. Once you have read through, try to Post-Quiz to see if you have learned something. (Skip this if you have already done it.)
APPROACH TO NEOPLASIA
Here is an outline of a systemic approach to understanding neoplasia. There is excellent information in your textbooks on neoplasia, eg. Robbins and Cotrans Pathologic Basis of Disease.
In the following sections, you will learn:
- Recognise : Benign vs Malignant
For a BIG PICTURE look at neoplasia, look at this MINDMAP
Mindmap: Neoplasia - The Big Picture
II. How: Pathogenesis
III. Clinical effects and Prognosis
- Clinical effects on host