ONCOLOGY

Adrenal Tumors

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Hereditary Tumor Syndrome Manifestation of Tumor Gene (chromosomal locus) Syndrome Prevalence of ACT Li-Fraumeni TP53 (17p13), hCHK2 (22q12.1), lq23 Soft tissue sarcoma, osteosarcoma, breast cancer, brain tumor, leukemia, ACC ACC,…

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Pancreatic Cystic Tumors

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Injury-related and inflammation-related cysts (30%)   • Pseudocyst • Paraduodenal wall cyst • Infection-related cysts Neoplastic cysts (60%)   Ductal lineage   Mucinous type (30%)   • Intraductal papillary mucinous…

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Non-invasive and Invasive Breast Cancer

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Fig. 14.1 Possible intraductal and discontinuous peritumoral spread of DCIS These issues warrant thorough preoperative assessment (usually breast MRI). Most DCIS are non-palpable lesions (mostly microcalcifications) so careful preoperative localization…

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Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

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Fig. 6.1 Axial contrast-enhanced arterial phase MDCT demonstrates dilatation of the distal common bile duct (*) due to isoattenuating adenocarcinoma (arrow) of the pancreatic head. The main pancreatic duct of…

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Hepatobiliary Cancer

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Fig. 5.1 A large HCC in a 75-year-old HCV-positive patient treated by selective internal radiation treatment (SIRT). (a) Angiographic image during SIRT. (b) CT after SIRT. (c) The specimen after…

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Pulmonary Malignancies

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Fig. 15.1 The da VinciTM robotic system (courtesy of Surgical Intuitive, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA, USA) Instruments EndoWrist instruments are designed to provide surgeons with natural dexterity and a full range…

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Colon Cancer

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Primary tumor (T) TX Primary tumor cannot be assessed  T0 No evidence of primary tumor  Tis Carcinoma in situ: intra-epithelial or invasion of lamina propria  T1 Tumor invades submucosa  T2…

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Cancers of Unknown Origin

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Andrea Valeri, Carlo Bergamini, Ferdinando Agresta and Jacopo Martellucci (eds.)What’s New in Surgical OncologyA Guide for Surgeons in Training and Medical/Radiation Oncologists10.1007/978-88-470-5310-6_17 © Springer-Verlag Italia 2013 17. Cancers of Unknown Origin Fabio Cesare Campanile3  , Gian Luca Baiocchi1, Nereo Vettoretto4 and Ferdinando Agresta2 (1)…

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