Chapter 18. Genitourinary Cancer

  1. Robert Souhami CBE, MD, FRCP, FRCR, F Med Sci1 and
  2. Jeffrey Tobias MA (Cantab), MD, FRCP, FRCR2

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch18

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Souhami, R. and Tobias, J. (2005) Genitourinary Cancer, in Cancer and its Management, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470994887.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Director of Policy and Communication Cancer Research UK, London UK and Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University College London, London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Cancer Medicine University College London, London UK and Consultant in Clinical Oncology, The Meyerstein Institute of Oncology, The Middlesex Hospital, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 JUN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405126366

Online ISBN: 9780470994887



  • genitourinary cancer;
  • renal cell adenocarcinoma;
  • nephroblastoma;
  • von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) syndrome;
  • surgical resection


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Tumours of the Kidney

  • Carcinoma of the Ureter

  • Cancer of the Urinary Bladder

  • Carcinoma of the Prostate

  • Cancer of the Urethra

  • Cancer of the Penis

  • References