This is a must-have medical dictionary of common body tumors. Listed in alphabetical
order, entries include head and neck tumors, ophthalmic tumors, alimentary tract
tumors, respiratory system tumors, tumors of bones and soft tissues, dermatological
tumors, genitourinary system tumors (gynecological and urological), and lymphatic
system tumors (Hodgkin's & non-Hodgkin's). Details of each cancer type are
categorically grouped under a brief introductory note, etiology or risk factors,
epidemiology, clinical features (signs and symptoms), diagnostic modalities,
staging and grading (TNM), and treatment/management.
By Kamran Ahmed (Imperial College London, UK), Hutan Ashrafian (Imperial College London, UK), Muhammad Shamim Khan (Guy's Hospital, UK), & Thanos Athanasiou (Imperial College London, UK)
The TNM System
Other Systems for Classification
Description of Tumors in Alphabetical Order
Summary of Tumors in Systematic Order
Readership: Cancer researchers, oncologists and medical students.