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Book review
Biopsy interpretation of soft tissue tumours, second edition
  1. Sangeetha N Kalimuthu
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sangeetha Kalimuthu, Department of Pathology, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada M5G 2C4; kalimuthu.sangeetha{at}

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Cyril Fisher, Elizabeth A. Montgomery, Khin Thway. Published by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 2nd edition, 2015, Hardback. ISBN: 978-1-4511-9299-5.

This book is the 2nd edition of soft tissue tumours from the illustrious Biopsy Interpretation series. As I am not acquainted with the first edition, this review will be based entirely on this iteration of the book.

I would like to start by saying that this book truly emerges like a ‘good deed in a bad world’. This skilfully crafted and aesthetically pleasing book is written in a clear, succinct and unambiguous manner and covers a prodigious range of soft tissue tumours.

The book opens with an instructive chapter on handling, reporting and grading soft tissue tumours. The remaining 22 …

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  • Handling editor Runjan Chetty

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.