Biliary Tract and Gallbladder Cancer: Diagnosis & Therapy by Charles R. Thomas MD, Clifton D. Fuller MD

By Charles R. Thomas MD, Clifton D. Fuller MD

Biliary Tract and Gallbladder melanoma: prognosis and remedy is a entire and definitive dialogue of all facets of the remedy of malignant tumors of the gallbladder and biliary tract. this can be the 1st booklet to ascertain those cancers in such intensity, as speedy advances in surgical oncology and radiotherapeutic techniques have demanded the entire insurance this article provides.The ebook progresses logically, with early chapters offering the epidemiologic, pathologic, and pathogenetic features of BT and GB lesions, by way of very good discussions of medical and radiologic prognosis and staging. ultimately, the entire arsenal of healing ways is gifted, from the neighborhood to systemic, confirmed to experimental. Segments all through aspect the most up-tp-date state-of-the-art treatments, making the most recent info available throughout a few subdisciplines.Features of this distinct textbook include:An specific and complete specialize in neoplasms of the gallbladder and biliary tractA multidisciplinary concentration, with contributions from clinical, surgical, and radiation oncology, pathology, and imaging, and a transparent emphasis on team-based techniques to oncologic careThe newest medical learn and therapy discussions from foreign expertsBiliary Tract and Gallbladder melanoma serves because the single-source wisdom base for multidisciplinary biliary tract melanoma administration. it really is accomplished sufficient to illustrate new remedies of biliary tract melanoma to skilled practitioners, but concise sufficient to function an advent to rookies within the box. (20100503)

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