Textbook of Uncommon Cancer, Volume 355

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Derek Raghavan
Wiley, Jun 26, 2006 - Medical - 857 pages
Described as ‘must-have for cancer research’ by the Hospital Doctor this highly acclaimed textbook has been extensively revised and updated to reflect recent progress and understanding in the field. It is the only comprehensive source of information available on uncommon cancers; presenting diagnosis, detailed clinical management and prognosis. The Textbook of Uncommon Cancer, Third Edition incorporated 18 new chapters, including:
  • Tumors of the cervix
  • Esthesioneuroblastoma
  • Unusual malignancies of plasma cells
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans

Written by leading clinicians worldwide, this title is indispensable for all those involved in the diagnosis and treatment of hard-to-manage rare tumors.

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Hematological Malignancies 62 Glioma and Other Neuroepithelial
Thoracic Tumors
Uncommon Cancers of the Bladder

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About the author (2006)

Derek Raghavan, MD, PhD, FACP, FRACP, is Chair and Director of Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute, and holds the M. Frank & Margaret Domiter Rudy Distinguished Chair in Translational Cancer Research. He is an internationally recognized authority on cancer, has published extensively on the topic, and has advised on cancer research strategy for the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer, many US cancer centers, Cancer Research UK, and the German Cancer Fund.

Kathleen Tuthill is a medical writer and former newspaper reporter who has received numerous writing awards. She lives in the Cleveland area.

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