Diagnosis and Management of Cancer

by Ashok Mehta, SC Bansal

This book Diagnosis and Management of Cancer kept the information brief and precise to make it an easy material for reading by graduate and postgraduate students in surgery and surgical oncology. The book provides analytical, logical and critical descriptions of various types of pathologically diagnosed tumors and their classification, grading, staging and growth as well as causes of their spreading. The book provides a complete picture of contemporary oncology from prevention to prognosis and palliation with most current and up-to-date developments in cancer care. It includes core scientific principles of oncology with the etiology of various types of cancer, immunotherapy, chemotherapy, biotherapeutics, surgical and radiation oncology. This book provides comprehensive information about the latest advances in molecular biology, programmed death, invasion and metastasis and angiogenesis. This book covers specific topics, like cancer of the penis, testis, prostate urinary bladder, lung and the pleura, carcinoma of the hypopharynx, primary retroperitoneal tumors, neoplasms of the mediastinum and 20 other types of cancer along with Hodgkin’s disease and Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphomas as well as malignant tumors of tissues, bone and trophoblast, etc. In this book given a large bibliography for those who want to read relevant literature. The book will also be useful to family physicians.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Mehta Ashok
2. Bansal SC PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
ISBN 9788180612121
Speciality Oncology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10206
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2004
Pages 614
Book Type Professional


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