Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology

Basic Principles and Diagnostic Techniques

  • Arun D. Singh
  • Bertil Damato

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Annette C. Moll, Michiel R. de Boer, Lex M. Bouter, Nakul Singh
    Pages 1-11
  3. Brian T. Hill
    Pages 13-19
  4. Katarina Bartuma, Charlotta All-Ericsson, Stefan Seregard
    Pages 21-34
  5. Werner Wackernagel, Bela Anand-Apte, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 35-54
  6. Martine J. Jager, Inge H. G. Bronkhorst
    Pages 55-62
  7. J. William Harbour, Daniel L. Chao
    Pages 63-68
  8. Paul T. Finger
    Pages 69-75
  9. Dan S. Gombos
    Pages 77-82
  10. Stefan Sacu, Ursula Schmidt-Erfurth
    Pages 83-88
  11. Abigail L. Stockham, Ehsan H. Balagamwala, Roger Macklis, Allan Wilkinson, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 89-98
  12. Mitchell Kamrava, James Lamb, Tara A. McCannel
    Pages 99-111
  13. Michael G. Levien, Nicola G. Ghazi, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 113-122
  14. Denis Jusufbegovic, Pierre L. Triozzi, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 123-132
  15. Laura Hope-Stone, Bertil Damato
    Pages 133-140
  16. Carlos A. Medina, Mary E. Aronow, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 141-149
  17. Reena S. Vaswani, Kathryn Bollinger, Annapurna Singh, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 151-159
  18. Edgar M. Espana, Sejal Shah, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 161-171
  19. Kaan Gunduz, Jessica A. Adefusika, Thomas P. Link, Jose S. Pulido
    Pages 173-192
  20. Rubens Belfort, Andre Romano, Eduardo Rodrigues, Arun D. Singh
    Pages 193-204

About this book

Introduction

Written by internationally renowned experts, Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology provides practical guidance and advice on the diagnosis and management of the complete range of ocular cancers. The book supplies all of the state-of-the-art knowledge required in order to identify these cancers early and to treat them as effectively as possible. Using the information provided, readers will be able to:

·         Provide effective patient care using the latest knowledge on all aspects of ophthalmic oncology.

·         Verify diagnostic conclusions based on comparison with numerous full-color clinical photographs from the authors' private collections, histopathologic microphotographs, imaging studies, and crisp illustrations.

·         Locate required information quickly owing to the clinically focused and user-friendly format.

This volume provides essential information on cancer epidemiology, etiology, pathology, angiogenesis, immunology, genetics, and staging systems and explains the principles underlying different therapeutic approaches.

Keywords

Cancer staging Complications Immunology Targeted therapy Tumor associated diseases

Editors and affiliations

  • Arun D. Singh
    • 1
  • Bertil Damato
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Ophthalmic OncologyCole Eye Institute Cleveland Clinic FoundationClevelandUSA
  2. 2.Ocular Oncology Service, Dept. of Ophthalmol.University of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-40489-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-40488-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-40489-4
  • About this book
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