Advances in Diagnosis and Management of Ovarian Cancer by Jennifer Permuth-Wey PhD (auth.), Samir A. Farghaly (eds.)

By Jennifer Permuth-Wey PhD (auth.), Samir A. Farghaly (eds.)

Ovarian melanoma: Advances in analysis and Management offers exact overseas views in this devastating ailment. whereas ovarian melanoma has more often than not been thought of a illness of the Western hemisphere, this booklet strikes past our traditional figuring out and embraces wisdom from around the globe. the point of interest is on fresh advances in analysis, together with genetic screening, and enhancements and accelerated offerings in administration, equivalent to the optimization of chemotherapeutic brokers, gene remedy, and the newest laparoscopic and robot surgical strategies. extra chapters tackle psychosocial and quality-of-life concerns. This booklet is a superb source at the foreign state of the art within the analysis and administration of ovarian melanoma and is geared toward oncologists, gynecologists, and fellows.

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