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Brain Oncology: Biology, Diagnosis and Therapy

An International Meeting on Brain Oncology, Rennes, France, September 4-5, 1986, held under the Auspices ... Hospital Rennes (Developments in Oncology)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oncology,
  • Congresses,
  • Cancer,
  • Cerebrovascular Diseases,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Medical / Oncology,
  • Brain,
  • Brain Neoplasms

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsM. Chatel (Editor), F. Darcel (Editor), J. Pecker (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8269768M
    ISBN 100898389542
    ISBN 109780898389548

    Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. These contrast with benign tumors, which do not spread. Possible signs and symptoms include a lump, abnormal bleeding, prolonged cough, unexplained weight loss, and a change in bowel movements. While these symptoms may indicate cancer, Prognosis: Average five year survival 66% (USA). Suspicions of a brain tumor may first arise from abnormal behavior or other symptoms. Symptoms are typically investigated with a series of tests aimed at making a diagnosis. If a brain tumor is the diagnosis, further information about the cancer cells is necessary to determine the best possible approach to treatment.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Therapy. Radiation therapy uses high-energy x-rays to kill tumor cells. Low-dose whole-brain radiation therapy may kill the microscopic tumor cells which are outside of the area of the brain that receives partial brain radiation therapy. Drugs used in chemotherapy, such as temozolomide, work to stop the growth of tumor cells by killing the cells. Giving.

    A brain tumor, known as an intracranial tumor, is an abnormal mass of tissue in which cells grow and multiply uncontrollably, seemingly unchecked by the mechanisms that control normal cells. More than different brain tumors have been documented, but the two main groups of brain tumors are termed primary and metastatic. Basic oncology research involves the investigation of the various cellular and environmental processes which lead to cancer, identification of molecules or compounds which exhibit anti-cancer properties; investigation of tumorigenicity etc. Applied oncology deals with diagnosis, therapy, follow up, palliative care, and clinical trials in the.


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Brain Oncology Diagnosis and Therapy book, diagnosis and therapy An international meeting on brain oncology, Rennes, France, September 4–5,held under the auspices of the Ministry of National Education, the University of Rennes and the Regional Hospital Rennes.

Brain Oncology: Biology, Diagnosis and Therapy: An International Meeting on Brain Oncology, Rennes, France, September, Held under the Auspices hospital Rennes (Developments in Oncology) (1st Edition) by M.

Chatel (Editor), Editor-F. Darcel, Editor-J. Pecker, Marcel Chatel, Françoise Darcel, Jean Pecker, Université De Rennes Hardcover, Book Edition: 1st Edition. Get this from a library. Brain Oncology Biology, diagnosis and therapy: an international meeting on brain oncology, Rennes, France, September, held under the auspices of the Ministry of National Education, the University of Rennes and the Regional Hospital Rennes.

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