Therapeutic progress in urological cancers

proceedings of an international symposium held in Paris, France, June 29-July 1, 1988

Publisher: Liss in New York

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Edition Notes

Statementeditors, Gerald P. Murphy, Sàad Khoury.
SeriesProgress in clinical and biological research ;, v. 303
ContributionsMurphy, Gerald Patrick., Khoury, Saad., International Symposium on Therapeutic Progress in Urological Cancers (1988 : Paris, France)
LC ClassificationsRC280.G4 T54 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 913 p. :
Number of Pages913
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2184812M
ISBN 100845151533
LC Control Number89002705

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Interest too has grown from the pharmaceutical industry, and this has led to the. In addition, the pathological significance of phosphorylated Met in these cancers is shown. In recent years, Met has been recognized as a potential therapeutic target in various types of cancer; therapeutic strategies used by Met-targeted agents in urological cancers are summarized in this by: Get this from a library.

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About this book The combined effects of population growth and aging have led to an increase in the number of cancers. Preventing, diagnosing, treating and curing cancer are therefore, more than ever, imperatives facing medicine – especially to continue the decrease in cancers' mortality rates and to improve the quality of survival.

What are Urologic Cancers. Cancer is the result of fast and abnormal cell growth. Urologic cancers affect the organs and structures of the male and female urinary system and the male reproductive system.

These cancers are fairly common. At UPMC Hillman Cancer Center, our experts address the many aspects of urologic cancers. We work closely with your referring doctor and other UPMC. Download Citation | Treatment Options in Urological Cancer | IntroductionPrognostic factorsTumour immunology and cytokinesBiochemotherapyAngiogenesis.

Urological oncology constitutes 20% of all malignant disease, and includes renal, bladder, prostate and testicular cancer. This is an area of medical and scientific interest, where advances in clinical practice and translational research have led to significant changes in the way that patients are managed.

Urological Oncology provides a comprehensive overview of the multi-disciplinary management of adult genito-urinary (GU) cancers.

In a concise, didactic and easy to assimilate format, this book will be helpful for trainee urologists and oncologists. Urological cancer is a complex and varied disease of different organs and mainly affects the male population.

In fact, kidney, prostate, and bladder cancer are regularly included in the top-ten list of the most frequent neoplasms in males in most statistics. Urological Oncology provides a comprehensive overview of the multi-disciplinary management of adult genito-urinary (GU) cancers.

In a concise, didactic and easy to assimilate format, this book will be helpful for trainee urologists and oncologists. It includes the important principles of evidence-based management of GU cancers to help the reader understand the latest diagnostic and therapeutic. Audience: The book is designed for physicians in training or in practice who wish to learn more about tissue ablation and focal therapy of urologic malignancies.

The author is well known and published in this area. Features: The book begins by discussing the pathophysiology, genetics, and biology of cancer, as well as tumor characterization. Author: William K. Oh Published Date: 12 Mar Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences Language: English Format: Hardback| pages ISBN Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom File Name: Advances and Controversies in Prostate Cancer, An Issue of Urologic Dimension: x x mm| g Download Link: Advances and.

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About 59% of kidney cancer cases occur in more developed countries. Urologic cancers are cancers of the: Urinary tract (the kidneys and the bladder). The prostate (learn more about prostate cancer care at UPMC Hillman Cancer Center).

The reproductive organs in men. There are four main types of urologic cancers: Bladder cancer grows mainly in the lining of the bladder. It affects nea men and women in. Neal D. Shore, MD, FACS is the Medical Director for the Carolina Urologic Research practices with Atlantic Urology Clinics in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Shore has conducted more than clinical trials, focusing mainly on GU Oncology, and serves on the Executive Boards of: Society of Urologic Oncology Board, Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, and is Immediate Past President. But one group has been left behind in this scientific revolution – patients suffering from a rare type of urologic cancer known as low-grade upper tract urothelial cancer, or low-grade UTUC.

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Surgery often is the primary treatment for many urologic cancers. The type of surgery may depend on the type of cancer and its stage. If a urologic cancer has metastasized, treatment may also include chemotherapy, radiation therapy targeted therapy or immunotherapy.

Surgeries that may be performed to treat and diagnose prostate cancer include. Urologic cancers — tumors of the bladder, kidneys, adrenal glands, and genitals — are among the most common cancers in the United States.

According to the American Cancer Society: About one in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. Roughly, 81, new cases of bladder cancer will be diagnosed this year.

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