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Gastrointestinal cancers

Gastrointestinal cancers

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Published by Oncology Nursing Society in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gastrointestinal system -- Diseases,
  • Digestive organs -- Cancer,
  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasms

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Joyce P. Griffin-Sobel.
    SeriesSite-specific cancer series
    ContributionsGriffin-Sobel, Joyce P., Oncology Nursing Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC280.D5 G3752 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21896589M
    ISBN 101890504637
    ISBN 109781890504632
    LC Control Number2006939283
    OCLC/WorldCa80928704

    Gastrointestinal Cancer is the third volume in the M.D. Anderson Cancer Care series, featuring the current standard approach to GI cancer care from the experts at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Designed for the practicing oncologist, this clinical guidebook allows for quick, authoritative access to the latest and best multimodality therapies. Gastrointestinal (GI) carcinoid tumors are slow-growing tumors that form in the neuroendocrine cells in the GI tract. The GI tract includes the stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, appendix, and other organs. Start here to find treatment information and research on gastrointestinal carcinoid tumors.

      Symptoms of gastrointestinal cancer vary, depending on the type of cancer. Symptoms may include: abdominal pain, tenderness, or discomfort. change in bowel habits, such as frequency or consistency or shape. rectal bleeding or blood in stool. bloating. loss of appetite. nausea/: Lisa Fayed.   "Handbook of Gastrointestinal Cancer is a comprehensive text that should be on the bookshelf of every physician and surgeon who deals with GI malignancies. The editors, who are internationally renowned, have assembled an all-star cast of contributing authors from around the world.

    Gastrointestinal cancer refers to malignant conditions of the gastrointestinal tract (GI tract) and accessory organs of digestion, including the esophagus, stomach, biliary system, pancreas, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus. The symptoms relate to the organ affected and can include obstruction (leading to difficulty swallowing or defecating), abnormal bleeding or other associated lty: Oncology. The Gastrointestinal and Other Cancers Research Group conducts and supports prevention and early detection research on colorectal, esophageal, liver, pancreatic, and hematolymphoid cancers, as well as new approaches to clinical prevention studies including cancer immunoprevention. Barrett’s Esophagus Translational Research Network (BETRNet) The Barrett’s Esophagus.


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