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Four brand-new chapters cover Radiographic Imaging of Bone Tumors; Hematopoetic Tumors; Neural Tumors; and Metastic Tumors of Bone.
Includes information on molecular and genetic aspects of bone tumors from the UCSC Genome Browser, the Catologue of Somatic Mutations in Cancer, and the GeneCards Database of human genes.
Features comprehensive data from nearly 30,000 benign and malignant primary bone tumors and tumor-like lesions from different sources, including over 8,400 malignant bone tumors from the National Cancer Institute’s Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Result project.
Provides an enhanced visual understanding with updated radiographic imaging and new full-color, high-quality photomicrographs.
Updated Molecular and Epidemiologic diagrams added to all new chapters.
Preceded by Bone tumors / Howard D. Dorfman, Bogdan Czerniak. c1998.
Table of Contents:
Clinicoradiologic Recognition Patterns
Molecular Biology of Bone Tumors
Benign Osteoblastic Lesions
Benign Cartilage Tumors
Malignant Cartilage Tumors
Fibrous and Fibrohistiocytic Lesions
Ewing’s Sarcoma and Related Entities
Neurogenous Tumors and Neurofibromatosis Affecting Bone
Miscellaneous Mesenchymal Tumors
Adamantinoma of Long Bone
Chordoma and Related Lesions
Metastic Tumors in Bone
Sclerosing Bone Lesions
Tumor-Induced Osteomalacia and Rickets
Reactive and Metabolic Conditions Simulating Neoplasms of Bone
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