Advances in Diagnosis and Management of Ovarian Cancer

This volume is an up-to-date resource on the international state-of-the-art in the diagnosis and management of ovarian cancer.  While this devastating disease has been considered mainly a disease of the Western hemisphere, the book moves beyond our conventional understanding and embraces knowledge f...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Farghaly, Samir A.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Boston, MA : Springer US : 2014.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8271-0
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Epidemiology of Ovarian Cancer: An Update
  • 2. Genetic Risks of Ovarian Cancer
  • 3. Management of Hereditary Ovarian–Breast Cancer
  • 4. Ovarian Cancer Screening  and Early Detection
  • 5. Surface Epithelial Tumors of the Ovary
  • 6. Pathology of Non Epithelial Malignancies of the Ovary
  • 7. Strategies for the Management of Ovarian Cancer
  • 8. Ovarian Cancer in the Pediatric Population
  • 9. Management of Patients with Early-Stage Ovarian Cancer
  • 10. Treatment of Advanced-Stage Ovarian Cancer
  • 11. Diagnosis and Management of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer with Peritoneal Metastases
  • 12. Targeted Molecular Therapy for Patients with Ovarian Cancer
  • 13. Psychological Aspects of Hereditary and Non-Hereditary Ovarian Cancer
  • 14. Quality of Life in Patients with Ovarian Cancer.