Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma

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Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma addresses the diagnosis and best current management of adult soft tissue sarcomas. Edited by world renowned experts, this book delineates and discusses each different sarcoma subtype individually. Both clinical and molecular diagnoses are addressed, and tumor histopathology is employed as the basis of treatment recommendations including surgery, radiation therapy, systemic therapy and novel therapeutics.

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Overview

Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma addresses the diagnosis and best current management of adult soft tissue sarcomas. Edited by world renowned experts, this book delineates and discusses each different sarcoma subtype individually. Both clinical and molecular diagnoses are addressed, and tumor histopathology is employed as the basis of treatment recommendations including surgery, radiation therapy, systemic therapy and novel therapeutics.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461450030
  • Publisher: Springer New York
  • Publication date: 11/30/2012
  • Edition description: 2013
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 463
  • Sales rank: 1,465,452
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction

1. General Description

2. Natural History – Importance of Size, Site, Histopathology

3. General Statement as to Efficacy of Surgery / Chemotherapy / Radiation Therapy

Part I. Management by Histopathology - Introduction

4. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

5. Liposarcoma

6. Leiomyosarcoma

7. Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma (UPS) (Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma - MFH) /

Myxofibrosarcoma

8. Synovial Sarcoma

9. Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor (MPNST) / Triton Tumor

10. Desmoid Tumor / Deep-Seated Fibromatosis (Desmoid-type Fibromatosis)

11. Solitary Fibrous Tumor / Hemangiopericytoma

12. Fibrosarcoma and its Variants

13. Vascular Sarcomas

14. Epithelioid Sarcoma

15. Sarcomas more Common in Children

16. Radiation Induced Sarcoma

17. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

18. Clear Cell Sarcoma / Melanoma of Soft Parts

19. Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor

20. Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

21. Other Uterine Sarcomas

22. Extraskeletal Osteogenic Sarcoma

23. Sustentacular Tumors of Lymph Tissue

24. Uncommon / Unique Sites

Part II. Benign and Less Aggressive Lesions - Introduction

25. Mostly Benign / Rarely Metastasizing

26. Benign Tumors

27. Reactive Lesions

10. Desmoid Tumor / Deep-Seated Fibromatosis (Desmoid-type Fibromatosis)

11. Solitary Fibrous Tumor / Hemangiopericytoma

12. Fibrosarcoma and its Variants

13. Vascular Sarcomas

14. Epithelioid Sarcoma

15. Sarcomas more Common in Children

16. Radiation Induced Sarcoma

17. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

18. Clear Cell Sarcoma / Melanoma of Soft Parts

19. Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor

20. Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

21. Other Uterine Sarcomas

22. Extraskeletal Osteogenic Sarcoma

23. Sustentacular Tumors of Lymph Tissue

24. Uncommon / Unique Sites

Part II. Benign and Less Aggressive Lesions - Introduction

25. Mostly Benign / Rarely Metastasizing

26. Benign Tumors

27. Reactive Lesions

2. Natural History – Importance of Size, Site, Histopathology

3. General Statement as to Efficacy of Surgery / Chemotherapy / Radiation Therapy

Part I. Management by Histopathology - Introduction

4. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

5. Liposarcoma

6. Leiomyosarcoma

7. Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma (UPS) (Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma - MFH) /

Myxofibrosarcoma

8. Synovial Sarcoma

9. Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor (MPNST) / Triton Tumor

10. Desmoid Tumor / Deep-Seated Fibromatosis (Desmoid-type Fibromatosis)

11. Solitary Fibrous Tumor / Hemangiopericytoma

12. Fibrosarcoma and its Variants

13. Vascular Sarcomas

14. Epithelioid Sarcoma

15. Sarcomas more Common in Children

16. Radiation Induced Sarcoma

17. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

18. Clear Cell Sarcoma / Melanoma of Soft Parts

19. Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor

20. Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

21. Other Uterine Sarcomas

22. Extraskeletal Osteogenic Sarcoma

23. Sustentacular Tumors of Lymph Tissue

24. Uncommon / Unique Sites

Part II. Benign and Less Aggressive Lesions - Introduction

25. Mostly Benign / Rarely Metastasizing

26. Benign Tumors

27. Reactive Lesions

10. Desmoid Tumor / Deep-Seated Fibromatosis (Desmoid-type Fibromatosis)

11. Solitary Fibrous Tumor / Hemangiopericytoma

12. Fibrosarcoma and its Variants

13. Vascular Sarcomas

14. Epithelioid Sarcoma

15. Sarcomas more Common in Children

16. Radiation Induced Sarcoma

17. Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

18. Clear Cell Sarcoma / Melanoma of Soft Parts

19. Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor

20. Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

21. Other Uterine Sarcomas

22. Extraskeletal Osteogenic Sarcoma

23. Sustentacular Tumors of Lymph Tissue

24. Uncommon / Unique Sites

Part II. Benign and Less Aggressive Lesions - Introduction

25. Mostly Benign / Rarely Metastasizing

26. Benign Tumors

27. Reactive Lesions

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