Urologic Oncology / Edition 1

Urologic Oncology / Edition 1

by Jerome P. Richie
     
 

69 multidisciplinary experts illustrate how to apply the best techniques in UROLOGIC ONCOLOGY. A body system organization allows for easy clinical consultation. Separate chapters are provided on diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment for the types of malignancies found within each anatomic area. Coverage includes gene thearpy, molecular biology, oncogenes, tumor

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69 multidisciplinary experts illustrate how to apply the best techniques in UROLOGIC ONCOLOGY. A body system organization allows for easy clinical consultation. Separate chapters are provided on diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment for the types of malignancies found within each anatomic area. Coverage includes gene thearpy, molecular biology, oncogenes, tumor suppressor genes, surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and much more! A separate section addresses pediatric concerns.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721663470
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/18/1997
Pages:
822
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1The Molecular and Cellular Biology of Urologic Cancers3
2Genetic Considerations and Gene Therapy16
3Tumor Immunity34
4Environmental Carcinogenesis53
5Principles of Surgical Oncology61
6The Rationale for the Use of Radiation Therapy in the Treatment of Urologic Malignancies72
7General Principles of Chemotherapy76
8Immunotherapy: Basic Principles88
9Adrenal Tumors103
10Surgery of Adrenal Tumors123
11Diagnosis and Staging of Renal Cell Cancer147
12Renal Cell Carcinoma: Management and Prognosis174
13Surgery of Renal Cell Carcinoma195
14Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter: Diagnosis, Staging, Management, and Prognosis215
15Surgery for Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma235
16Diagnosis and Staging of Bladder Cancer245
17Superficial Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder: Management and Prognosis256
18Invasive Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder: Prognosis and Management275
19Transurethral Surgery of Bladder Tumors292
20Partial Cystectomy and Radical Cystectomy302
21Transurethral Surgery Plus Chemo-Radiation for Selective Bladder Preservation318
22Noncontinent Urinary Diversion323
23Continent Urinary Diversion336
24Orthotopic Bladder Substitution in the Male and Female341
25Cancer of the Prostate: Diagnosis and Staging357
26Clinically Localized Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate (Stage T1a-T2c): Management and Prognosis378
27Regionally Advanced Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate (T3a-TNx + M0): Management and Prognosis385
28Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: (TxNxM+): Management and Prognosis396
29Bilateral Pelvic Lymphadenectomy and Anatomical Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy404
30Radical Perineal Prostatectomy426
31Seminal Vesicles: Diagnosis, Staging, Surgery, Management, and Prognosis434
32Testis Tumors: Diagnosis and Staging457
33Seminoma: Management and Prognosis466
34Nonseminomatous Germ Cell Tumors: Management and Prognosis481
35Non-Germ Cell Tumors of the Testis496
36Radical Orchiectomy and Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection515
37Retroperitoneal Tumors: Diagnosis, Staging, Surgery, Management, and Prognosis539
38Urethral Carcinoma: Diagnosis and Staging561
39Urethral Carcinoma in the Male and Female Management and Prognosis572
40Urethrectomy579
41Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Penis: Diagnosis and Staging591
42Superficial Carcinoma of the Penis: Management and Prognosis595
43Invasive Carcinoma of the Penis: Management and Prognosis604
44Penectomy and Ilioinguinal Dissection618
45Neuroblastoma637
46Wilms' Tumor648
47Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Pelvis and Paratesticular Structures666
48Pediatric Testicular Tumors679
49Laparoscopic Oncology697
50Creative Modalities726
51Nutritional Issues for the Cancer Patient738
52Anesthesia for Major Cancer Surgery748
53Acute and Chronic Renal Disease in Urologic Oncology768
54Pain Control and Supportive Care of the Terminal Patient783
55The Randomized Clinical Trial792
Index801

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