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The American Cancer Society's Oncology in Practice: Clinical Management

The American Cancer Society's Oncology in Practice: Clinical Management

The American Cancer Society (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-59207-6

Feb 2018, Wiley-Blackwell

776 pages



Developed by the American Cancer Society this new textbook designed for a wide range of learners and practitioners comprehensively addresses all aspects of clinical management for cancer taking a balanced, authoritative and, -where possible- evidence-based stance and may be used in conjunction with the book, The American Cancer Society's Principles of Oncology: Prevention to Survivorship.

Edited by leading clinicians in the field and a stellar contributor list from the US and Europe, this book is written in an easy to understand style by multidisciplinary teams of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists and other specialists, reflecting day-to-day decision-making and clinical practice. Input from pathologists, surgeons, radiologists, and other specialists is included wherever relevant and comprehensive treatment guidelines are provided by expert contributors where there is no standard recognized treatment. This book is an ideal resource for anyone seeking a practical understanding of the field of oncology.

Editorial Board and Reviewers ix

List of Contributors x

Introduction xviii

Section 1 | Thoracic Cancers 1

1 Lung Cancer 3
Suresh S. Ramalingam and Fadlo R. Khuri

2 Other Thoracic Malignancies 22
Brandon H. Tieu, Mehee Choi, Kyle Robinson, and Charles R. Thomas, Jr

Section 2 | Digestive System Cancers 33

3 Esophageal Cancer 35
Ravi Shridhar, Khaldoun Almhanna, Sarah E. Hoffe, Matthew Biagioli, Domenico Coppola, and Kenneth L. Meredith

4 Gastric Adenocarcinoma 54
Roger H. Kim, Quyen D. Chu, and Benjamin D. Li

5 Small Bowel Cancer (Excluding Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors and Carcinoid) 69
Alireza Hamidian Jahromi, Roger H. Kim, Quyen D. Chu, and Benjamin D. Li

6 Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas 82
Quyen D. Chu, Erkut Borazanci, Roger H. Kim, and Guillermo Sangster

7 Liver Cancers 100
Celina Ang, Sonia Reichert, and Randall F. Holcombe

8 Biliary Tract Cancers/Cholangiocarcinomas 117
Celina Ang, Sonia Reichert, and Randall F. Holcombe

9 Colon and Rectal Cancer 124
Lauren Kosinski, Ben George, Kiran K. Turaga, Candice A. Johnstone, and Mohammad Mahmoud

10 Anal Cancer 149
Cathy Eng, Ravi Shridhar, Emily Chan, Nataly Silva, Liana Tsikitis, Susan Hedlund, Michael D. Chuong, and Charles R. Thomas, Jr

11 Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors 163
Rian M. Hasson Charles, Stanley W. Ashley, and Chandrajit P. Raut

Section 3 | Head and Neck 175

12 Oral Cavity and Oropharyngeal Cancer 177
Avinash V. Mantravadi and Michael G. Moore

13 Salivary Gland Cancer 192
Daniel Brickman and Neil D. Gross

14 Larynx Cancer 201
Emma B. Holliday, Blaine D. Smith, Neil D. Gross, Clifton D. Fuller, and David I. Rosenthal

15 Nasal and Paranasal Sinus Cancer 211
Emma B. Holliday, Michael E. Kupferman, Clifton D. Fuller, and Ehab Hanna

16 Nasopharyngeal Cancer 218
Jamie M. Pawlowski, Emma B. Holliday, and Clifton D. Fuller

Section 4 | Urinary System 225

17 Renal Cell Carcinoma 227
Jonathan Mathias and Brian Rini

18 Bladder Cancer and Other Urothelial Sites 237
Michael C. Risk, Ayman Soubra, and Badrinath R. Konety

Section 5 | Female Reproductive Cancer 251

19 Ovarian, Fallopian Tube, and Primary Peritoneal Cancer 253
Michael L. Pearl, Erin E. Stevens, and Joyce Varughese

20 Uterine Corpus Cancer 268
Mario Javier Pineda and John R. Lurain

21 Cervical Cancer 288
Merieme Klobocista, Mark H. Einstein, and Carolyn D. Runowicz

22 Vaginal Cancer 304
Christina Gauthreaux, Anna Kuan]Celarier, and Carolyn D. Runowicz

23 Vulvar Cancer 310
Carolyn D. Runowicz

24 Gestational Trophoblastic Disease 318
Alok Pant and John R. Lurain

Section 6 | Male Reproductive Cancers 329

25 Testicular Cancer 331
Costantine Albany, Nasser Hanna, and Lawrence H. Einhorn

26 Prostate Cancer 344
Bobby C. Liaw and William K. Oh

27 Penile Cancer 363
David Bowes and Juanita Crook

Section 7 | Breast Cancer 375

28 Breast Cancer, Including Brief Discussion of Male Breast Cancer 377
Elisavet Paplomata and Ruth O’Regan

Section 8 | Hematologic Cancers 397

29 Myeloid Malignancies 399
Joshua F. Zeidner, Darshan Roy, Alexander Perl, and Ivana Gojo

30 Lymphoid Leukemias in Adults 422
Nilanjan Ghosh, Jocelyn L. Wozney, and Michael R. Grunwald

31 Hodgkin Lymphoma in Adults 434
Satish Shanbhag and Richard Ambinder

32 Non]Hodgkin Lymphoma in Adults 444
Loretta J. Nastoupil, Jean L. Koff, Leon Bernal]Mizrachi, and Christopher R. Flowers

33 Multiple Myeloma 463
Giada Bianchi and Kenneth C. Anderson

Section 9 | Skin Cancer 485

34 Melanoma 487
Justin M. Ko, Alan C. Geller, and Susan M. Swetter

35 Non]Melanoma Skin Cancers 502
H. William Higgins, II and Martin A. Weinstock

Section 10 | Endocrine Cancers 519

36 Thyroid Cancer 521
Maria E. Cabanillas, Steven P. Weitzman, Ramona Dadu, Ted Gansler, and Mark Zafereo

37 Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma and Pheochromocytoma 532
Robert Dreicer, Moshe C. Ornstein, Kriti Mittal, Jordan Reynolds, Joseph Klink, Christopher Przybycin, and Jorge A. Garcia

38 Pituitary Tumors 542
Adriana G. Ioachimescu and Nelson M. Oyesiku

39 Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors 552
Jonathan Strosberg

Section 11 | Cancer of the Nervous System and Eye 571

40 Central Nervous System and Peripheral Nerves 573
D. Ryan Ormond, Alexandros Bouras, Michael Moore, Matthew Gary, Paula Province Warren, Roshan Prabhu, Kathleen M. Egan, Srikant Rangaraju, Christina Appin, Constantinos Hadjipanayis, Burt Nabors, Alfredo Voloschin, and Jeffrey J. Olson

41 Malignant Tumors of the Eye 608
Devron H. Char and Tia B. Cole

Section 12 | Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors 617

42 Sarcomas of Bone in Adults 619
Mrinal Gounder, Yoshiya Yamada, and Nicola Fabbri

43 Sarcoma of Soft Tissue 631
Mrinal Gounder, Vinod Ravi, Yoshiya Yamada, Richard Carvajal, and Aimee Crago

Section 13 | Cancer of Unknown Primary, Paraneoplastic Syndromes, and Peritoneal Carcinomatosis 645

44 Cancer of Unknown Primary Site 647
John D. Hainsworth and F. Anthony Greco

45 Paraneoplastic Syndromes 661
Lorraine C. Pelosof and David E. Gerber

46 Peritoneal Surface Malignancies 675
Kiran K. Turaga

Section 14 | Pediatric and Adolescent Oncology 683

47 Pediatric Cancers 685
Stephanie B. Dixon, Lisa M. Force, Pratiti Bandopadhayay, Peter Manley, Carlos Rodriguez]Galindo, Lewis B. Silverman, and Karen J. Marcus

Index 729