|LC Classifications||RC280.B6 L5 1972|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 441 p.|
|Number of Pages||441|
|LC Control Number||78184330|
Howard Dorfman, the senior author of Bone Tumors, was for many years Jaffe's protege at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York, and with his coauthor, Bogdan Czerniak, he has written an excellent book. Bone Tumors is based largely on 5/5(3). Bone Tumors: A Practical Guide to Imaging is a concise guide to common tumors encountered by physicians in daily practice. The authors make use of high-yield facts, differential diagnoses, and extensive radiological images to introduce a wide range of bone tumors, focusing on their classic appearance and location in order to provide readers with a solid foundation of knowledge for tumor Brand: Springer-Verlag New York. Bone Tumors: A Practical Guide to Imaging is a concise guide to common tumors encountered by physicians in daily practice. The authors make use of high-yield facts, differential diagnoses, and extensive radiological images to introduce a wide range of bone tumors, focusing on their classic appearance and location in order to provide readers with a solid foundation of knowledge for tumor . Primary bone tumors are uncommon. Approximately 2, malignant neoplasms of the bones and joints are diagnosed annually in the United States, accounting for % of all cancer cases. An estimated 1, patients die from these cancers each year, representing % of all deaths from Cancer. Osteomyelitis in children, trauma in midlife, and metastatic carcinoma are .
Bone cancer is not a single disease; rather, it is a field comprising a diverse and complex range of malignancies, from primary bone tumors of stromal cell origin, to hematopoietic malignancies and secondary metastatic bone disease. This is the most current surgical text describing and illustrating: step-by-step descriptions of surgical techniques for the management of bone and soft-tissue tumors of the extremities shoulder and pelvic girdle sarcomas new, sophisticated, multimodality procedures for truncal and abdominal sarcomas. WHO Classification of Soft Tissue and Bone is the fifth volume of the 4th Edition of the WHO series on histological and genetic typing of human tumours. This authoritative, concise reference book provides an international standard for oncologists and pathologists and will serve as an indispensable guide for use in the design of studies. Osteochondromas. Benign tumors are more common than malignant ones. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), the most common type of benign bone tumor is an osteochondroma.
Most primary bone tumors are seen in patients In patients > 30 years we must always include metastases and myeloma in the differential diagnosis. Periosteal reaction. A periosteal reaction is a non-specific reaction and will occur whenever the periosteum is irritated by a malignant tumor, benign tumor, infection or trauma. This book provides, all in one resource, the most recent data on bone cancer development (cellular and molecular mechanisms), genomic and proteomic analyses, clinical analyses (histopathology, imaging, pain monitoring), as well as new therapeutic approaches and clinical trials for primary bone tumors and bone metastases. There is an urgent need to integrate these facets of diagnosis into cancer classification internationally, and to update the WHO Classification of Tumours on a regular basis. IARC has been responsible for the WHO Classification of Tumours, also known as the WHO Blue Books, since the 3rd edition (–), which covered all organ sites in Bone Tumors. Authors: Beachley, M.C., Becker, M.H., Collins, P.A., Doi, K., Faunce, H.F., Feldman, F., Firooznia, H., Fordham, E.W., Genant, H., Genieser, N.B.