Veterinary Surgical Oncology

Veterinary Surgical Oncology

By: Bernard Seguin (editor), Simon T. Kudnig (editor)Hardback

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Description

Veterinary Surgical Oncology provides in-depth coverage of surgical techniques for treating cancer in small animal patients. Organized by body system, each chapter presents detailed, well-illustrated descriptions of surgical procedures, with additional information on diagnostic testing, aftercare, outcomes, and prognosis. Edited and authored by members of the Veterinary Society of Surgical Oncologists, Veterinary Surgical Oncology's comprehensive coverage of surgical treatments for cancer provides an invaluable decision-making tool and is equally useful for veterinary surgeons and veterinary oncologists. The book begins with introductory chapters on the principles of surgical oncology, multimodal therapy, and interventional radiology, then presents chapters on surgical techniques in all anatomical structures, including procedures not well covered in existing literature. The first book to focus on the surgical aspects of cancer treatment, Veterinary Surgical Oncology is an essential reference for anyone with an interest in surgical oncology.

About Author

Simon T. Kudnig, BVSc, MVS, MS, FACVSc, DACVS, is a referral surgeon at the Melbourne Veterinary Specialist Centre, Victoria, Australia. Bernard Seguin, DVM, MS, DACVS, is an Associate Professor at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, USA.

Contents

List of Contributors ix Preface xiii 1 Principles of Surgical Oncology 3 Nicole Ehrhart, William T.N. Culp 2 Multimodal Therapy 15 Tania A. Banks 3 Interventional Oncology 35 William T.N. Culp 4 Skin and Subcutaneous Tumors 55 Stewart Ryan, Erik G.H. Wouters, Sebastiaan van Nimwegen, Jolle Kirpensteijn 5 Head and Neck Tumors 87 Sara A. Ayres, Julius M. Liptak 6 Oral Tumors 119 Julius M. Liptak, B. Duncan X. Lascelles 7 Alimentary Tract 179 William T.N. Culp, Ryan P. Cavanaugh, Earl F. Calfee III, Paolo Buracco, Tania A. Banks 8 Respiratory Tract and Thorax 273 Marina Martano, Sarah Boston, Emanuela Morello, Stephen J. Withrow 9 Cardiovascular System 329 Simon T. Kudnig, Eric Monnet 10 Reproductive System 341 Maurine J. Thomson, Tara A. Britt 11 Urinary Tract 365 Nicholas J. Bacon, James P. Farese 12 Eyelids, Eye, and Orbit 383 B. Duncan X. Lascelles, Michael Davidson 13 Endocrine System 405 Bernard Seguin, Lisa Brownlee, Peter J. Walsh 14 Hemolymphatic System 443 Christine C. Warzee 15 Nervous System 465 Elaine R. Caplan 16 Musculoskeletal System 491 Julius M. Liptak, William S. Dernell, James P. Farese, Deanna R. Worley Index 569

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780813805429
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 618
  • ID: 9780813805429
  • weight: 1918
  • ISBN10: 0813805422

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