Ovarian cancer / edited by Robert E. Bristow, Deborah K. Armstrong.Series: Early diagnosis and treatment of cancer seriesPublication details: Philadelphia : Saunders/Elsevier, �2010Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 234 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781416046851; 1416046852; 9780323415644; 0323415644Subject(s): Ovaries -- Cancer | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General | MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine | MEDICAL -- Diseases | MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine | MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine | Ovaries -- Cancer | Ovarian Neoplasms -- diagnosis | Early Diagnosis | Ovarian Neoplasms -- therapy | Ovarian Neoplasms -- diagnosis | Ovarian Neoplasms -- therapy | Early DiagnosisGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Ovarian cancer.DDC classification: 616.99/465 LOC classification: RC280.O8 | O8833 2010NLM classification: 2010 B-568 | WP 322Online resources: Click here for the e-copy
Each volume in the Early Detection and Treatment of Cancer Series is packed with practical, authoritative information designed to cover the full range of diagnostic procedures, including pathologic, radiologic, bronchoscopic, and surgical aspects. Youb2sll be able to determine the safest, shortest, least invasive way to reach an accurate diagnosis; stage the disease; and choose the best initial treatment for early stages. Based on current evidence in the literature, authors provide clinical, hands-on tools to help you make informed decisions on precisely what tests and imaging studies are needed to diagnose and stage each type of cancer. Practical, authoritative, and highly-illustrated, this volume in the brand new Early Detection and Treatment of Cancer series covers current protocols and the latest advances in diagnostic imaging and molecular and serologic markers for ovarian cancer. Apply expert advice on the best b3snext-stepb4s plan for different presentations and tips for less invasive protocols. Get clinical, hands-on tools to help you make informed decisions on precisely what tests and imaging studies are needed for accurate diagnosis and staging.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Epidemiology and Clinical Presentation of Ovarian Cancer -- Biology and Pathology of Ovarian Cancer -- Ovarian Cancer Family Syndromes and Genetic Testing -- Ovarian Cancer Prevention: Chemoprevention and Prophylactic Surgery -- Imaging of Ovarian Cancer -- Ovarian Cancer Screening -- Ovarian Cancer Surgery -- Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer -- Management of Recurrent Ovarian Cancer: Chemotherapy and Clinical Trials -- Secondary Cytoreduction in the Treatment of Recurrent Ovarian Cancer -- Borderline Epithelial Ovarian Tumors, Sex Cord-Stromal Tumors, and Germ Cell Tumors -- Conclusion.
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