Site-Specific Cancer Series: Gynecologic Cancers

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Gynecologic Cancers provides an overview of the current evidenced-based information on the major types of gynecologic cancers, causes, screening and preventive strategies, as well as the current surgical, chemotherapy, and radiation treatments used to treat all stages of the cancers. Chapters in this volume include anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of the female reproductive tract; prevention and early detection of cancers of the cervix, ovaries, and endometrium; preinvasive disease of the cervix, vulva, and vagina; invasive cervical cancer; endometrial cancer; epithelial ovarian cancer; fallopian tube carcinoma, and primary peritonal carcinoma; nonepithelial ovarian cancer; gynecologic sarcomas; trophoblastic disease; vulvar and vaginal cancers; pelvic exenteration and reconstruction; acute symptom management; and long-term symptom management. If you are involved the complex treatment of women diagnosed with gynecologic cancers, you’ll want to add this book to your nursing library!

Member Price: $44.00Nonmember Price: $66.00
ISBN: 
978-1-890504-86-1
Published By: 
Oncology Nursing Society
Publication Date: 
2010
Pages: 
202

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