By Eberhard Löhr, Lutz-Dietrich Leder, R. Ackermann, K.-D. Bachmann, H. Behrendt, P.E. Billimoria, H.C. Dominick, M.D. Gross, R. Hartung, W. Havers, R. Heckemann, J.V. Kaude, R.E. Kinard, E.K. Lang, L.-D. Leder, E. Löhr, A.A. Moss, R.-D. Müller, H.J. Richter
After the confident reaction which the 1st variation of this ebook 6 years in the past, the editors have been inspired to organize a totally remodeled moment version that comes with the trendy advances during this box. there was an entire swap of diagnostic process within the detection of renal tumors, that is now according to sonography, computed tomography, and nuclear magnetic resonance imaging, pushing intravenous urography and angiography thoroughly into the historical past. additionally, new equipment of deal with ment with radionuclides utilizing embolisation are integrated. the outline of morphological constructions types the foundation for only status and recognising pathology of the kidneys and adrenals. The con tents of pathological morphology may be prolonged, as we're of the opinion that the detection and remedy of renal and adrenal tumors are derived from varied components of diagnostic technology. we're indebted to Springer-Verlag for the superb booklet creation. On behalf of all of the authors, we wish to thank our colleagues and colleagues for his or her cooperation within the realisation of this venture. The editors wish that this quantity could be of curiosity to radiologists, pa thologists, urologists, pediatrists, and in addition radiotherapists. Essen, April 1987 EBERHARD LOHR LUTZ-DIETRICH LEDER desk of Contents Pathology of Renal and Adrenal Neoplasms LEDER, L.-D., RICHTER, H.l.