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Cervical Cancer

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  • Concisely outlines current therapies for cervical cancer

  • Provides a comprehensive in-depth knowledge of the disease

  • Examines issues of recurrence and patient follow-up

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Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii
  2. Introduction

    • Jaime G. de la Garza-Salazar, Abelardo Meneses-García, Oscar Arrieta-Rodríguez, José Luis Aguilar-Ponce, Paula Juarez-Sánchez
    Pages 1-17
  3. Cervical Cancer Epidemiology

    • Nancy Reynoso-Noverón, Adriana Peña-Nieves, Maryori Ortiz Rodríguez, Alejandro Mohar-Betancourt
    Pages 19-33
  4. Malignant Transforming Mechanisms of Human Papillomavirus

    • H. Astudillo-de la Vega, E. Ruiz-Garcia, C. Lopez-Camarillo, Jaime G. de la Garza-Salazar, A. Meneses-Garcia, L. Benitez-Bribiesca
    Pages 35-56
  5. Transcriptome Studies Reveal Altered Signaling Pathways in Cervical Cancer

    • Carlos Pérez-Plasencia, Jorge Fernández-Retana, Jaime G. de la Garza-Salazar
    Pages 57-70
  6. Pre-invasive Lesions of the Cervix

    • Aarón González-Enciso, Salim Abraham Barquet-Muñoz, David Francisco Cantú-de-León, Cristian Yaoska Corea-Urbina
    Pages 71-85
  7. Control and Prevention in Cervical Cancer

    • Eduardo Lazcano-Ponce, Leith León-Maldonado, Betania Allen-Leigh, Jorge Salmerón, Mauricio Hernández-Ávila
    Pages 87-97
  8. Cervical Cancer Cytology and Pathology

    • José G. Chanona Vilchis, Mónica Lizzette Serrano Arévalo, Lidia Faridi Villegas González, Ana María Cano Valdez
    Pages 99-116
  9. Cervical Cancer Staging

    • Alhely López-Arias, David Isla-Ortiz, Salim Barquet-Muñoz, David F. Cantú-de-León
    Pages 117-131
  10. Imaging in Cervical Cancer

    • Yolanda Villaseñor-Navarro, Irlanda Pacheco-Bravo, Juan Armando Reyes-Pérez, Guinevere Virginia López-Tecamachaltzi, Francisco Osvaldo García-Pérez, Roberto Alejandro Cruz-Morales et al.
    Pages 133-150
  11. Primary Surgical Treatment of Cervical Cancer

    • Aarón González-Enciso, Salim Abraham Barquet-Muñoz, Milagros Pérez-Quintanilla
    Pages 151-162
  12. Surgical Treatment for Advanced or Recurrent Disease in Cervical Cancer

    • Gonzalo Montalvo-Esquivel, Milagros C. Pérez-Quintanilla, Angel Herrera-Gómez, Francisco Javier Alcalá-Prieto, Flavia Morales-Vásquez, Horacio Noé López Basave
    Pages 163-176
  13. Radiotherapy in Cervical Cancer

    • Aida Mota-García, Monika Blake-Cerda, Bonifacio Ramón-Ortega, Roque Alberto Guadarrama-Fleites, Guadalupe Elizabeth Trejo-Durán
    Pages 177-197
  14. Systemic Treatment of Cervical Cancer

    • Flavia Morales-Vásquez, Claudia Cano-Blanco, Jaime Alberto Coronel-Martínez, Lucely Cetina-Pérez, Jorge Martínez-Tlahuel, Julio César Velasco-Rodríguez et al.
    Pages 199-214
  15. Immuno-Oncology in Cervical Cancer

    • Juan P. Marquez-Manriquez, Erik Ramos, Dolores Gallardo-Rincón
    Pages 215-223
  16. Palliative Care in Cervical Cancer Patients

    • Silvia Allende-Pérez, Emma Verástegui-Avilés, Dana A. Pérez-Camargo, Georgina Domínguez-Ocadio, Frank D. Ferris
    Pages 225-252
  17. Special Conditions and Follow-Up in Cervical Cancer

    • Flavia Morales-Vásquez, Claudia Cano-Blanco, Jaime Alberto Coronel-Martínez, Lucely Cetina-Pérez, Julio César Velasco-Rodríguez, Horacio N. López-Basave et al.
    Pages 253-268
  18. Back Matter

    Pages 269-277

About this book

This book provides readers with a thorough review on cervical cancer, treatment guidelines and emerging therapies available for the disease. It reviews the epidemiology clinical features, diagnosis, and medical management of cervical cancer.

Given the increasing need for preventive strategies, treatment optimization with collaborative and integrative work, this book improves the actual and integral knowledge in this neoplasm. Given the high prevalence of this disease in Latin America, this is an important text for clinicians in this region.

This book outlines the state of the art in cervical cancer treatments and is an indispensable companion for oncologists, gynecologists, surgeons and medical students.

Keywords

  • cervical cancer
  • radiotherapy
  • cancer vaccines
  • chemotherapy
  • systemic treatment
  • targeted therapy
  • Radiaton Oncology

Editors and Affiliations

  • Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, Mexico City, Mexico

    Jaime G. de la Garza-Salazar, Flavia Morales-Vásquez, Abelardo Meneses-Garcia

About the editors

Born Monterrey, N.L.Mexico, December 12, 1934. Studies: Medical Doctor, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León-, Mexico, 1952-1958; Postgraduate in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology in South Texas Medicine School; at San Antonio Texas. USA, 1959-1964; Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1965-1966.Doctor Honoris Causa granted by the Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Doctor in Medicine-Honoris Causa., Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León. Mexico, 11th.Cino del Duca Award, Achievement in Cancer Research” 14 th International Congress Anti-Cancer, Feb. 4, 2003.(Paris, France). Former General Director of the “Instituto Nacional de Cancerología-Mexico” (1993-2003), Distinguished Achievement Award American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Chicago, Ill Author: book Inflammatory Breast Cancer, Springer, Oct-2012, Author book Benign Disease of the Breast, Nova Publishers

 Dr. Morales, is a Medical Oncologist who developed his career as a physician at the Instituto Nacional de Cancerología (INCan), in Mexico. Professor the Oncology at Embryology Department, School of Medicine, at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Assistant Profesor in the Medical Oncology at Oncology Department in the Instituto Nacional de Cancerología-UNAM.

She graduated at the “Universidad Veracruzana” as Medical Surgeon. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine

in 1997, and then continued her residency in Medical Oncology. Dr. Morales has completed a Master in Medical Sciences. She went a Oncology Observer (2004-2005) at MD Anderson Cancer Center in the Breast Cancer Department “Nelly B Conelly”. Her main research interests include Breast, Gynecologic Cancers, Fertility and Pregnancy in Patients with cancer. She has been particularly involved in the development of Oncology Clinical Research in Mexico.

Born in Puebla. México, Studies Medical Doctor, Universidad Autónoma de Puebla-, Mexico, PhD. Medical School, Instituto Nacional Politécnico. Postgraduate in General Pathology and Oncological Pathology, Master en Oncología Molecular. Centro de Investigación Biomédica, España,Miembro de la Academia Mexicana de Cirugía,Miembro de la Academia Nacional de Medicina,Miembro del Sistema Nacional de Investigador es, General Director of the “Instituto Nacional de Cancerología-Mexico” (2013-2018), , Co-Author: book Inflammatory Breast Cancer, Springer, Oct-2012, Co-Author book Benign Disease of the Breast, Nova Publishers, Miembro del South West Oncology Group, Más de 140 publicaciones científicas nacionales e internacional con 1484 citas bibliográficas.

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Cervical Cancer

  • Editors: Jaime G. de la Garza-Salazar, Flavia Morales-Vásquez, Abelardo Meneses-Garcia

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-45231-9

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Medicine, Medicine (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-45230-2

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-83246-3

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-45231-9

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XVIII, 277

  • Number of Illustrations: 15 b/w illustrations, 61 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Oncology, Pathology, Epidemiology, Radiology, Gynecology

  • Industry Sectors: Biotechnology, Health & Hospitals, Pharma

Buying options

eBook
USD 149.00
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  • ISBN: 978-3-319-45231-9
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
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USD 199.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)