Practical Approaches to Cancer Invasion and Metastases: A Compendium of Radiation Oncologists' Responses to 40 Histories

Practical Approaches to Cancer Invasion and Metastases: A Compendium of Radiation Oncologists' Responses to 40 Histories

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ISBN-13: 9783642848872
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 03/21/2012
Series: Medical Radiology
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1994
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 7.60(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

I Prolong Life.- 1 Advanced Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Sinus.- 2 Advanced Cancer of the Hypopharynx.- 3 Paraplegia.- 4 Melanomatosis with Abnormal Cerebral Computed Tomography Scan.- 5 Multiple Cerebral Metastasis from Cancer of the Lung.- 6 Superior Vena Cava Syndrome.- 7 Widely Disseminated Breast Cancer and Hypercalcemia.- 8 Palliative Treatment of Cancer of the Pancreas (With 3 Figures).- 9 Recurrent Cervical Cancer with Positive Para-aortic Nodes.- II Preventive or Anticipatory Irradiation.- 10 Extragonadal Choriocarcinoma.- 11 Mammary Adenocarcinomatosis Complicated by Vertebral Destruction.- 12 Cord Compression.- 13 Advanced Locoregional Breast Cancer.- 14 Abnormal Cerebral Computed Tomography Scan, Status Post Lung Cancer.- 15 Positive Prostate Biopsy Post Irradiation.- 16 Metastatic Lymphoma and Spinal Cord Compression.- 17 Palliative Radiation in Metastatic Osteosarcoma.- 18 Myeloma with Disseminated Osseous Metastases.- 19 Rising Carcinoembryonic Antigen Levels Two Years After Postoperative Irradiation.- III Re-irradiation.- 20 Recurrent Rectal Carcinoma Post Radiotherapy.- 21 Breast Cancer Re-irradiation (With 1 Figure).- 22 Cauda Equina Syndrome Secondary to Lymphoma.- IV Recurrence.- 23 Chest Wall Recurrence Post Breast Cancer Surgery.- 24 Aggressive Abdominal Lymphoma.- 25 Retroperitoneal Recurrence from Anal Canal Carcinoma.- 26 Pelvic Pain.- 27 Lumbar Pain Post Nephrectomy.- 28 Bone Metastases Post Breast Cancer.- 29 Leukemic Meningitis.- 30 Extensive Recurrence of Colon Carcinoma.- 31 Local Recurrence from Cancer of the Rectum.- V Miscellaneous.- 32 Pelvic Pain.- 33 History of Lymphoma with Abnormal Magnetic Resonance Imaging.- 34 Palliative Radiation for Pulmonary Widespread Disease.- 35 Symptomatic Multiple Cerebral Lesions.- 36 Multiple Cancers and Diffuse Bony Metastases.- 37 Carcinomatous Meningitis.- 38 Adenocarcinoma Metastatic to the Brain.- 39 Craniopharyngioma.- 40 Metastatic Cancer Involving the Eye (With 3 Figures).- List of Contributors.

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