Understanding Cancer in Women - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9788131247648, 9788131247822

Understanding Cancer in Women

1st Edition

Series Editors: Atul Kakar Samiran Nundy
Paperback ISBN: 9788131247648
eBook ISBN: 9788131247822
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 29th September 2016
Page Count: 50

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This small book is one of the titles from the Elsevier Health Education and Wellness Series, which is meant for common people to have better understanding of Cancer among women.

Key Features

• Clear, succinct, but most sought-after information on various aspects of cancer in women
• Special emphasis on the general patient's concerns/queries
• Covers recent advances related to cancer in women

Table of Contents

  1. What is cancer? 
  2. Vital Statistics of Indian Cancer and Warning Signs 
  3. Genital Cancers
  4. Staging of Genital Cancers
  5. Prevention of Cervical Cancer
  6. Prevention of Endometrial Cancer
  7. Prevention of Ovarian Cancer
  8. Breast Cancer Screening
  9. Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
  10. Treatment Options for Various Genital Cancers in Women
  11. Fertility Preservation in Young Women with Genital Cancer
  12. Hormone Therapy for Menopausal Symptoms after Treatment of Cancer
  13. Pregnancy with Ovarian Cancer
  14. Tumor Markers in Gynaecological Cancer
  15. Role of Diet in Preventing Cancer in Women 
  16. Role of Lifestyle Modification in Prevention of Cancer
  17. Conclusion


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About the Series Editors

Atul Kakar

Samiran Nundy

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Surgical Gastroenterology and Liver Transplantation Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi