Pediatric Oncology: A Comprehensive Guide

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Paul Imbach, Thomas Kühne, Robert J. Arceci
Springer Science & Business Media, Dec 27, 2005 - Medical - 251 pages
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Pediatric Oncology Compendium – guidelines for clinical practice!

Compact presentation of commonly encountered pediatric oncological diseases and their care.

Pediatric oncology at a glance!

Optimal orientation ensured by clear and consistent layout and concise, lucid style.

Pediatric oncology is teamwork!

Fundamental facts for all those involved in treatment – hospital physicians, specialist nurses, psychooncologists and physiotherapists, family doctors and pediatricians.

 

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Contents

Introduction
3
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
11
Chapter
18
Prognostic Factors
23
Epidemiology
30
Characteristics of and Therapy for
37
Epidemiology
46
Polycythemia Vera
55
Chapter12
137
Fibrosarcoma
150
Hemangiopericytoma
156
Radiology
163
Differential Diagnosis
169
Management of the Different
175
TesticularGermCellTumor
181
Forms
188

Histological Immunological
61
Definition
62
Staging Murphy St Jude
67
Staging Classification
74
Prognosis
80
Malignant Histiocytosis
92
Chapter10
119
DifferentialDiagnosis
125
Pathology
131
Emergencies in Pediatric Oncology
193
Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
199
The Role ofthe Nurse
206
Hair Loss Stomatitis and Mucositis
213
Neuropathy
219
Giving Information to the Child
226
Problems and Possible Interventions
235
Dying Death and Mourning
241
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