Clinical Management of Renal Tumors

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Ronald M. Bukowski, Andrew Novick
Springer Science & Business Media, Dec 3, 2009 - Medical - 665 pages
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Clinical Management of Renal Tumors provides an in-depth review of the data relating to the management of renal tumors as well as an updated description regarding pathologic and molecular classification of renal tumors. The neoplasms covered include clear cell carcinomas, papillary cancers, nonepithelial tumors, and other mass lesions that resemble tumors. The management of patients with renal cancer having localized or advanced disease are discussed. Surgical approaches for primary and metastatic tumors, symptom palliation, and systemic therapy for metastatic disease including immunotherapy and targeted approaches are discussed in detail.

 

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Contents

Imaging of Renal Cell Carcinoma
9
The Role of Percutaneous ImagingGuided Biopsy in the Diagnosis
43
Pathology of Renal Cell Carcinomas
55
Epidemiology of Renal Tumors
73
Identification
97
TCell Unresponsiveness in Renal Cell Carcinoma Patients
115
Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis
131
Clinical and Pathologic Staging of Renal Cell Carcinoma
145
Prognostic Factors for Survival in Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
307
Functional Imaging of Renal Cell Carcinoma
323
Spontaneous Regression of Renal Cell Carcinoma and the Role
355
Cytokines
367
Chemotherapy for Metastatic ClearCell Renal Cell Carcinoma
385
Signal Transduction Inhibitors in Renal Cell Carcinoma
399
Management of Skeletal Metastases in Renal Cell
421
Intracranial Renal Cell Cancer Metastasis
481

Active Surveillance of Localized Renal Tumors
159
Radical Nephrectomy
177
Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy
195
Open NephronSparing Surgery for Renal Cell Carcinoma
205
The Role of Angioinfarction in the Management of Renal Tumors
247
Surveillance Strategies Following Curative Therapy
265
Management
275
Adjuvant Therapy of Renal Cell Carcinoma
293
Role of Radiation Therapy in Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma
497
Management of Patients with Pathologic Variants of Renal Cell
529
Renal Cell Carcinoma in Patients with EndStage Renal Disease
545
Diagnosis and Management
565
Management
587
Evaluation and Management
617
Index
637
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