To our returning visitors,
we thank you for your patronage over these past years.

We hope you continue to practice placental triage in the birthing room and surgical pathology gross room.

To that end, pages relevant to the practice of placental triage remain online here.

The next generation and their mom's are depending upon us to read their diary of gestation !

The Placenta: To Know Me Is To Love Me.
A reference guide for gross placental examination
and Companion Atlas CD

This textbook/CD are no longer available for purchase from DSM PathWorks, Inc.  The last of our inventory has been sold.
There are no plans for a new edition or reprinting.
To the best of our knowledge, there are no other sources with copies remaining in stock.

There are numerous excellent texts available for placental examination, such as:

•  Color Atlas of Gross Placental Pathology, by Cynthia G. KaplanĀ (ISBN 978-0387338422)
As the title states, a color atlas of photographs of the delivered placenta.

•  Pathology of the Human Placenta, 5th Edition, by Kurt Benirschke, Peter Kaufmann, Rebecca Baergen (ISBN 978-0387267388). A.K.A. "The placenta bible" or "more than you every thought you wanted to know about the placenta." The ultimate placental reference for gross and microscopic placental examination, with in-depth discussions of clinicopathologic correlations.

•  Manual of Benirschke and Kaufmann's Pathology of the Human Placenta, by Rebecca Baergen (ISBN 978-0387220895). A "bench" companion to the textbook above, for gross/microscopic placental exam.