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Published by Saunders in Philadelphia, London .
Written in English


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StatementDavid M. Gershenson, guest editor.
SeriesObstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America -- v.21/1
ContributionsGershenson, David M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 217p. :
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18422079M

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Gourley C, Walker JL, Mackay HJ. Update on intraperitoneal chemotherapy for the treatment of epithelial ovarian cancer. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book ;– doi: /EDBK_ Search PubMed; van Driel WJ, Koole SN, Sikorska K, et al. Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy in ovarian cancer.   Ovarian cancer is the third most common gynecologic malignancy worldwide but accounts for the highest mortality rate among these cancers. A stepwise approach to assessment, diagnosis, and treatment is vital to appropriate management of this disease process. An integrated approach with gynecologic oncologists as well as medical oncologists, pathologists, and radiologists is . BC Cancer scientists win 4 of 7 Canadian Cancer Society Research Impact grants BC Cancer’s Dr. David Huntsman named Aubrey J. Tingle Prize recipient Moving on up – new exercise resources for cancer .   For many patients, the diagnosis of ovarian cancer often comes too late; its symptoms have gone ignored or undetected for too long. Now is the time to make everyone aware of risks, research, and hope for the future: September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness significant advances have been made in standard treatments for ovarian cancer, the survival rates have only modestly .

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