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Surgery in Breast Cancer and Melanoma: Handbooks in General Surgery / Edition 1

Surgery in Breast Cancer and Melanoma: Handbooks in General Surgery / Edition 1


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849964340
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 10/13/2010
Edition description: 2011
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 5.12(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

This book is edited by a team of experts from across the globe. Kirby I. Bland, MD, is based at the University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL, in the USA, where he is the Fay Fletcher Kerner Professor and Chairman of the Department of Surgery, and the Deputy Director at the Comprehensive Cancer Center. Michael G. Sarr, MD is the James C. Marson Professor of Surgery at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, MN in the USA. Markus W. Büchler, MD, is a Professor of Surgery and the Chairman of the Department of General and Visceral Surgery at the University of Heidelberg in Germany. Attila Csendes, MD FACS(Hon) is a Professor of Surgery and the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the University Hospital in Santiago, Chile. O. James Garden, MBChB MD FRCS(Ed) FRCP(Ed) FRACS(Hon), is the Regius Professor of Clinical Surgery at the Department of Clinical and Surgical Sciences at the University of Edinburgh and Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh in the UK. John Wong, BSc(Med(Syd)) MBBS(Syd) PhD(Syd) MD(Hon(Syd)) FRACS FRCS(Edin) FRCS(Glasg) FACS(Hon) is the Chair Professor for the Department of Surgery at The University of Hong Kong and Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong, China.

Table of Contents

Part 1 Breast

1 Benign Breast Diseases: Diagnosis and Assessment Margaret Thompson V. Suzanne Klimberg 3

2 Malignant Breast Disease: Diagnosis and Assessment Nimmi Arora Rache M. Simmons 17

3 High Risk Indicators: Microscopic Lesions, Personal and Family History, Assessment, and Management Susan W. Caro David L. Page 39

4 Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast: Ductal and Lobular Origin Theresa A.Graves Kirby I. Bland 61

5 Breast Carcinoma: Stages I and II Emma L. Murray J.Michael Dixon 83

6 Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Aleksandra Kuciejewska Ian E. Smith 113

7 Metastatic Carcinomas of the Breast Jhanelle Gray Pamela N. Munster 127

8 Reconstruction of the Breast Laurence Z.Rosenberg Patricio Andrades Luis O. Vasconez 147

Part 2 Skin Soft Tissues

9 Evaluation of Malignant and Premalignant Skin Lesions Kelly M. McMasters 159

10 Staging and Treatment Options for Cutaneous Melanoma Julie R. Lange Ajay Jain Glen C. Balch Charles M. Balch 171

11 Technique and Application for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Melanoma Marshall M. Urist 189

12 Surgical Treatment of Malignant Melanoma Stanley P. L. Leong 199

13 Surgical and Medical Management of Locally Advanced and Systemic Melanoma Steven L. Chen Mark B. Faries Donald L. Morton 211

14 Soft Tissues Sarcomas of the Extremities and Chest Wall Eugene A. Choi Raphael E. Pollock 229

Index 247

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