Testes Cancer, an Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America

Testes Cancer, an Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America

Dr. Gilligan has recruited global experts to contribute articles on the topic of testes cancer.  The issue is organized to mimic the clinical process of detection, treatment, and management. Included in the issue are articles on the biology, interpretation, and imaging of germ cell tumors; early stage and stage II of seminomas and nonseminomas; first, […]

Females' Esophagus Cancer Incidence in Golestan Province, Iran (2004) (Brief Communication) (Clinical Report)

Females’ Esophagus Cancer Incidence in Golestan Province, Iran (2004) (Brief Communication) (Clinical Report)

ABSTRACT: Esophagus cancer is one of the most common cancers in women and therefore represents a major problem in public health. The main aim of this study was to find and describe province-specific estimates of incidence in females by age groups for esophagus cancer. The data used in this study were collected in a cancer […]

Pancreatic Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America, E-Book

Pancreatic Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America, E-Book

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America is devoted to Pancreatic Cancer. Guest Editor Brian Wolpin, MD has assembled a group of expert authors to review the following topics: Biology and genetics of pancreatic adenocarcinoma; Mouse models of pancreatic adenocarcinoma; Epidemiology and inherited predisposition for sporadic pancreatic adenocarcinoma; Familial pancreatic adenocarcinoma; Imaging and endoscopic […]

Cancer Prevalence in 129 Breast-Ovarian Cancer Families Tested for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations (Original Articles) (Report)

Cancer Prevalence in 129 Breast-Ovarian Cancer Families Tested for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations (Original Articles) (Report)

Breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women in South Africa, with a crude incidence rate of 18.5/100 000 recorded between 1993 and 1995. (1) A small but significant percentage (5-10%) of breast cancer cases are directly due to an inherited susceptibility. (2) Two tumour suppressor genes involved in early-onset breast and ovarian cancer, […]

Head and Neck Cancer

Head and Neck Cancer

Designed to synthesize the collective wisdom of a tumor board, the book presents a multidisciplinary, evidence-based approach to the contemporary management of head and neck cancer. Expert authors and contributors provide a balanced literature review that provides the reader with a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts of the disease entity, descriptions of anatomy, physiology, […]