By Jürgen Hotz, Hans-Joachim Meyer, H.-J. Schmoll
Gastric Carcinoma/Classification, analysis, and Therapy provides the most up-tp-date viewpoint on gastric carcinoma, with specific emphasis at the surgical and chemotherapeutic modalities that provide desire for destiny therapy. The booklet discusses epidemiology, pathogenesis, and precancerous and medical level class of the disorder and gives legitimate useful directions for stage-specific prognosis, remedy, and sufferer counsel. themes explored comprise endoscopic standards for premalignant lesions and early gastric carcinoma; medical staging of gastric melanoma by way of ultrasound, automated tomography, and magnetic resonance tomography; surgical procedure of carcinomas of the gastroesophageal junction; chances for palliative remedy in surgical perform for complicated tumors; adjuvant remedy of gastric melanoma; and chemotherapy of complicated gastric carcinomas in aged and high-risk patients.