Textbook of Uncommon Cancer, Third Edition

Textbook of Uncommon Cancer, Third Edition

Editor(s): Derek Raghavan, Martin L. Brecher, David H. Johnson, Neal J. Meropol, Paul L. Moots, Peter G. Rose, Ingrid A. Mayer

Published Online: 11 JUL 2006

Print ISBN: 9780470012024

Online ISBN: 9780470030547

DOI: 10.1002/0470030542

About this Book

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.

Table of contents

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  1. Part 1: Genitourinary Cancer

    1. Chapter 1

      Uncommon Tumors of the Kidney (pages 1–17)

      Sujith R. Kalmadi, Ming Zhou, Andrew Novick and Ronald M. Bukowski

    2. Chapter 2

      Uncommon Cancers of the Bladder (pages 18–26)

      Arlene O. Siefker-Radtke, Bogdan A. Czerniak, Colin P. Dinney and Randall E. Millikan

    3. Chapter 3

      Urethral Cancer (pages 27–37)

      Oscar E. Streeter and David I. Quinn

    4. Chapter 4

      Uncommon Cancers of the Prostate (pages 38–65)

      Scott T. Tagawa, Omid Hamid, Eila Skinner and Parvesh Kumar

  2. Part 2: Head and Neck Cancer

    1. Chapter 6

      Uncommon Tumors of the Oral Cavity and Adjacent Structures (pages 87–101)

      A. Robert Kagan, Stephen I. Shibata, Michael P. McNicoll and Najeeb S. Alshak

    2. Chapter 9

      Esthesioneuroblastoma (pages 133–142)

      Barbara A. Murphy, Joseph M. Aulino, Christine H. Chung, Kim Ely, Robert Sinard and Anthony Cmelak

  3. Part 3: Endocrine Tumors

  4. Part 4: Breast Cancer

    1. Chapter 13

      Metaplastic Breast Carcinoma (pages 181–186)

      Helenice Gobbi, Ingrid A. Mayer and A. Bapsi Chakravarthy

    2. Chapter 14

      Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast (pages 187–193)

      Melinda E. Sanders, Masako Kasami, Julie Means-Powell and David L. Page

    3. Chapter 16

      Male Breast Cancer (pages 201–208)

      Ian K. Komenaka, Kathy D. Miller and George W. Sledge

    4. Chapter 17

      Phyllodes Tumor of the Breast (pages 209–217)

      Ian Ellis, Elinor J. Sawyer, Raj Rampaul and Carlos G. Pineda

    5. Chapter 18

      Carcinosarcoma of the Breast (pages 218–229)

      B.T. Hennessy, M.Z. Gilcrease, G. Babiera, W. Yang, V. Valero and G.N. Hortobagyi

    6. Chapter 19

      Tubular Carcinoma (pages 230–235)

      Melinda E. Sanders, Ingrid A. Mayer and David L. Page

  5. Part 5: Thoracic Tumors

    1. Chapter 20

      Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma (pages 237–256)

      Annette M. Moore, Christopher J. Sweeney, Mark R. Wick and Patrick J. Loehrer

    2. Chapter 22

      Primary Sarcomas of the Lung (pages 264–278)

      Rachel E. Sanborn, Adriana L. Gonzalez, Thomas M. Ulbright, Guru Sonpavde and Alan B. Sandler

    3. Chapter 24

      Primary Melanoma of the Lung (pages 293–297)

      Richard A. Scolyer, James F. Bishop and John F. Thompson

    4. Chapter 26

      Carcinoid Tumors of the Lung (pages 307–312)

      Simon Chowdhury, Paul Cane, James F. Spicer and Peter G. Harper

  6. Part 6: Gastrointestinal Tumors

    1. Chapter 30

      Uncommon Cancers of the Esophagus (pages 337–351)

      John G. Devlin, Robert D. Odze and Jonathan D. Cheng

    2. Chapter 32

      Unusual Pancreatic Tumors (pages 367–382)

      Ann Wexler, Roger J. Waltzman and John S. Macdonald

    3. Chapter 34

      Cancer of the Small Bowel (pages 391–400)

      Robert R. McWilliams, Thomas C. Smyrk and Axel Grothey

  7. Part 7: Gynecological Cancers

    1. Chapter 40

      Borderline Tumors and Other Rare Epithelial Tumors of the Ovary (pages 447–454)

      Teresa P. Díaz-Montes, Russell Vang, Deborah K. Armstrong and Robert E. Bristow

    2. Chapter 41

      Stromal Tumors of the Ovary (pages 455–466)

      Jubilee Brown, Anuja Jhingran, Michael Deavers and Maurie Markman

    3. Chapter 42

      Germ Cell Tumors of the Ovary (pages 467–476)

      Daniela E. Matei, Jeanne M. Schilder and Helen Michael

    4. Chapter 44

      Uterine Sarcomas and Unusual Endometrial Carcinomas (pages 485–500)

      Peter G. Rose, Pedro F. Escobar, Peter Fleming and Charles Biscotti

    5. Chapter 45

      Tumors of the Cervix (pages 501–520)

      Krishnansu S. Tewari and Bradley J. Monk

    6. Chapter 46

      Tumors of the Vulva and Vagina (pages 521–531)

      Jonathan E. Tammela, Wainwright Jaggernauth, Paulette Mhawech-Fauceglia and Shashikant B. Lele

  8. Part 8: Hematological Malignancies

  9. Part 9: Cutaneous Malignancies

    1. Chapter 51

      Unusual Cutaneous Malignancies (pages 577–588)

      Toni K. Choueiri, Thomas Olencki, Wolfram Samlowski, Scott Florell, Sancy Leachman, Martin Majer and Allison Vidimos

    2. Chapter 52

      Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (pages 589–593)

      Michael D. Alvarado, Jane L. Messina and Vernon K. Sondak

  10. Part 10: Neurological Malignancies

    1. Chapter 57

      Meningeal Sarcomas (pages 626–637)

      Nicholas G. Avgeropoulos and John W. Henson

    2. Chapter 62

      Glioma and Other Neuroepithelial Neoplasms (pages 674–694)

      Paul L. Moots, Mahlon D. Johnson, Mark T. Jennings and Anthony T. Cmelak

    3. Chapter 65

      Ophthalmic Cancers (pages 712–720)

      Arun D. Singh, William J. Dupps and Sophie Bakri

  11. Part 11: Pediatric Malignancies

    1. Chapter 66

      Rare Pediatric Malignancies of the Head and Neck (pages 721–731)

      Ted A. James, Larry L. Myers, Nestor Rigual, Janet S. Winston, Thom R. Loree and Wesley L. Hicks

    2. Chapter 67

      Uncommon Pediatric Tumors of the Thorax (pages 732–748)

      Joanne M. Hilden, Sharon O. Meerbaum and Louis P. Dehner

    3. Chapter 70

      Uncommon Endocrine Tumors in Children and Adolescents (pages 775–797)

      Raul C. Ribeiro, Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, Gerald P. Zambetti, Bonald C. Figueiredo, Karel Pacak, Andrew Bauer and Constantine A. Stratakis

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