Atlas of Surgical Oncology / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
The Atlas of Surgical Oncology is a comprehensive reference of the most common and most important oncologic procedures. It includes pertinent anatomy, methods of exposure, en block resection, pitfalls, complications, and intraoperative variations in procedures. Each chapter contains practical information clustered around the description of surgical treatment, with minimal review of the literature and references, except where they will provide further information on management or description of alternative surgical techniques. Extensive artwork with over 660 illustrations!.
• Over 660 detailed illustrations demonstrate each technique Special focus on the indications, potential complications, and results of each procedure, as well as areas of controversy
• The best new technique refinements in existing techniques include new ways to perform abdominoinguinal incisions, remove tumours in the base of the mesentery, remove a portion of the pelvis without amputation, construct a Roux-en Y loop, perform sacral resection, resect the anterior compartment and decrease the risk of complications through hemipelvectomy and forequarter amputation.
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
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Table of Contents
General Principles of Surgical Oncology. Surgery of the Non Melanoma Cancers of the Skin (Basal, Squamous). Surgery of the Primary Lesion Nodal Dissections in Malignant Melanoma. Surgery for Neoplasms of the Thyroid. Surgery for Diseases of the Parathyroids. Surgery for Neoplasms of the Salivary Glands (Includes Parotid, Minor Glands). Radical and Modified Radical Neck Dissection. Surgery for Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Breast (Biopsies, Conservative & Radical Procedures). Myocutaneous Flaps and Principles for Reconstruction of Major Mastectomy Defects. Surgery for Primary Lesions of the Chest Wall and Pleura. Surgery for Cancer of the Lung. Surgery for Sarcoma. Surgery for Neoplasms of the Esophagus (Blunt, Total, Ivor Lewis). Surgery for Neoplasms of the Stomach (Total/Subtotal). Surgery for Neoplasms of the Duodenum and Small Bowel. Surgery for Neoplasms of the Gallbladder and Bile Ducts (Includes Cholangiocarcinoma). Surgery for Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Liver (Includes Formal Lobectomy, Segmental and Wedge Resections). Surgery for Tumors of the Pancreas. Surgery for Tumors of the Abdominal Colon. Gynaecological Neoplasms. Urologic Neoplasms. Surgery for Primary and Secondary Neoplasms of the Adrenal. Surgery for Hodgkin's and Nonhodgkin's Lymphoma (Staging Laparotomy and Technique). Resections for Metastatic Disease (Melanoma, Sarcoma, Carcinoma). Cryosurgery (Oral Cavity, Bronchus, Liver, Rectum, Bone & Skin). Vascular Access for Hepatic Infusion of Metastatic Disease. Isolated Extremity Perfusions for Neoplastic Disease (Melanoma, Sarcoma). Principles of Nutritional Support for Neoplastic Diseases.