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Urologic Oncology

This is the premier resource for urologic oncology. The cornerstone title in the field of urologic oncology, all of the information you need is written in a concise format by recognized experts. This edition includes expanded sections on laparascopy, the use of MR imaging to identify prostate tumors, and advances in brachytherapy - all of which makes this book a must have for all urology practices.

Urologists, Urologic Oncologists


Published: November 2004

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7216-0003-1


  • Section I: Principles of Oncologic Oncology

    Chapter 1: The Molecular Biology of Urologic

    Chapter 2: Genetic Considerations and Gene

    Chapter 3: General Principles of Radiation Therapy

    Chapter 4: General Principles of Chemotherapy

    Chapter 5: Immunotherapy: Basic Guidelines

    Chapter 6: Health Related Quality of Life Issues

    Chapter 7: Image Guided Minimally Invasive Therapy

    Section II: Adrenal Gland

    Chapter 8: Adrenal Tumors

    Chapter 9: Open and Laparoscopic Surgery of Adrenal Tumors

    Section III: Kidney and Ureter

    Chapter 10: Diagnosis and Staging of Renal Cell Cancer

    Chapter 11: Renal Cell Carcinoma: Localized Disease

    Chapter 12: Surgery of Renal Cell Carcinoma, Including Partial Nephrectomy

    Chapter 13: Laparoscopic Nephrectomy and Partial Nephrectomy

    Chapter 14: Treatment of Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma

    Chapter 15: Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Renal Cell Pelvis and Ureter: Evaluation and Treatment

    Chapter 16: Surgery for Upper Tract Transitional Cell Carcinoma

    Section IV: Bladder

    Chapter 17: Diagnosis and Staging of Bladder Cancer

    Chapter 18: Superficial Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder: Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 19: Invasive Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder: Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 20: Transurethral Surgery of Bladder Tumors

    Chapter 21: Partial and Radical Cystectomy

    Chapter 22: Transurethral Surgery Plus Chemo-Radiation for Selective Bladder Preservation

    Chapter 23: Non-Continent and Continent Cutaneous Urinary Diversion

    Chapter 24: Orthotopic Bladder Substitution in the Male and Female

    Section V: Prostate Gland and Seminal Vesicles

    Chapter 25: Cancer of the Prostate: Detection and Staging

    Chapter 26: Clinically Localized Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: (Staging T1a-T2c): Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 27: Regionally Advanced Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate: (T3a-TNx + M0): Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 28: Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

    Chapter 29: Anatomic Nerve-Sparing Radical Retropubic Prostecomy

    Chapter 30: Radical Perineal Prostectomy

    Chapter 31: Laparoscopic Radical Prostectomy

    Chapter 32: Management of Complications of Radical Prostectomy Surgery

    Chapter 33: Seminal Vesicles: Diagnosis, Staging, Surgery, Management and Prognosis

    Section VI: Testis and Other Scrotal Tumors

    Chapter 34: Testis Tumors: Diagnosis and Staging

    Chapter 35: Seminoa: Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 36: Nonseminomomatous Germ Cells Tumors: Management and Prognosis

    Chapter 37: Non-Germ Cell Tumors of the Testis

    Chapter 38: Radical Orchiectomy and Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection

    Section VII: Retroperitoneum

    Chapter 39: Retroperitoneal Tumors: Diagnosis, Staging, Surgery, Management and Prognosis

    Section VIII: Urethra

    Chapter 40: Urethral Cancer

    Chapter 41: Urethrectomy

    Section IX: Penis

    Chapter 42: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Penis: Diagnosis and Staging

    Chapter 43: Superficial Carcinoma of the Penis: Management and Diagnosis

    Chapter 44: Invasive Carcinoma of the Penis: Management and Diagnosis

    Chapter 45: Penectomy and Ilioinguinal Lymphadenectomy

    Section X: Pediatric Malignancies

    Chapter 46: Neuroblastoma

    Chapter 47: Wilm’s Tumor

    Chapter 48: Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Pelvis and Paratesticular Structures

    Chapter 49: Pediatric Testicular Tumors


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