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Title Textbook of uncommon cancer
Edition Third edition / [editors, Derek Raghavan [and others]
Published Chichester, England : Wiley, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 857 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Wiley SCELC e-books
Contents Uncommon tumors of the kidney -- Uncommon cancers of the bladder -- Urethral cancer -- Uncommon cancers of the prostate -- Rare tumors of the testis and paratesticular tissues -- Uncommon tumors of the oral cavity and adjacent structures -- Rare tumors of the larynx -- Nasopharyngeal carcinoma in non-endemic populations -- Esthesioneuroblastoma -- Neoplastic disorders of the adrenal glands -- Uncommon cancers of the thyroid -- Parathyroid carcinoma -- Metaplastic breast carcinoma -- Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast -- Non-Hodgkin lymphoma of the breast -- Male breast cancer -- Phyllodes tumor of the breast -- Carcinosarcoma of the breast -- Tubular carcinoma -- Thymoma and thymic carcinoma -- Primary lymphomas of the lung -- Primary sarcomas of the lung -- Mesotheliomas -- Primary melanoma of the lung -- Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma -- Carcinoid tumors of the lung -- Bronchioloalveolar carcinoma of the lung -- Primary adenoid cystic carcinoma of the lung -- Mucoepidermoid tumors of the lung -- Uncommon cancers of the esophagus -- Uncommon cancers of the stomach -- Unusual pancreatic tumors -- Uncommon hepatobiliary tumors -- Cancer of the small bowel -- Unusual tumors of the colon, rectum and anus -- Cancer of the appendix -- Gastrointestinal stromal tumors -- Small cell carcinomas of the gastrointestinal tract -- Extra-ovarian primary peritoneal carcinomas -- Borderline tumors and other rare epithelial tumors of the ovary -- Stromal tumors of the ovary -- Germ cell tumors of the ovary -- Fallopian tube cancer -- Uterine sarcomas and unusual endometrial carcinomas -- Tumors of the cervix -- Tumors of the vulva and vagina -- Gestational trophoblastic diseases -- Rare leukemias -- Rare lymphomas -- Uncommon presentations of plasma cell dyscrasias -- Unusual cutaneous malignancies -- Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans -- Merkel cell carcinoma -- Melanotic lesions of the meninges -- Langerhans' cell histiocytosis of the central nervous system -- Chordomas -- Meningeal sarcomas -- Atypical and malignant meningiomas -- Primary intracranial germ cell tumors -- Primary central nervous system lymphoma -- Choroid plexus papilloma and carcinoma -- Glioma and other neuroepithelial neoplasms -- Medulloblastoma and CNS primitive neuroectodermal tumors -- Craniopharyngiomas -- Ophthalmic cancers -- Rare pediatric malignancies of the head and neck -- Uncommon pediatric tumors of the thorax -- Uncommon tumors of the gastrointestinal tract in children -- Uncommon pediatric genitourinary tumors -- Uncommon endocrine tumors in children and adolescents -- Uncommon pediatric brain tumors -- Malignant tumors of the skin and subcutaneous tissue in children
Summary Described as 'must-have for cancer research' by the Hospital Doctor this highly acclaimed textbook has been extensively revised and updated to reflect recent progress and understanding in the field. It is the only comprehensive source of information available on uncommon cancers; presenting diagnosis, detailed clinical management and prognosis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Print version record
Subject Cancer.
Rare Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Raghavan, Derek.
John Wiley & Sons.
ISBN 0470012021 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0470030542 (electronic bk.)
0470030550 (electronic bk.)
9780470012024 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780470030547 (electronic bk.)
9780470030554 (electronic bk.)