Contents

Introduction xiv

Gastrointestinal Cancer

1. Oesophageal Carcinoma 3

2. Gastric Carcinoma 14

3. Ampulla of Vater and Head of Pancreas Carcinoma 29

4. Small Intestinal Carcinoma 40

5. Colorectal Carcinoma 47

6. Vermiform Appendix Tumours 65

7. Anal Canal Carcinoma (with comments on pelvic exenteration) 70

8. Gall Bladder Carcinoma 79

9. Extrahepatic Bile Duct Carcinoma 85

10. Liver Carcinoma 91

Head and Neck Cancer

General Comments 102

11. Lip and Oral Cavity Carcinoma 105

12. Oropharyngeal Carcinoma (with comments on nasopharynx and hypopharynx) 113

13. Nasal Cavity and Paranasal Sinus Carcinoma 121

14. Laryngeal Carcinoma 130

15. Salivary Gland Tumours 137

16. Thyroid Gland Tumours (with comments on parathyroid) 146

Respiratory and Mediastinal Cancer

17. Lung Carcinoma 159

18. Malignant Mesothelioma 173

19. Mediastinal Cancer 181

Skin Cancer

20. Non-Melanocytic Skin Carcinoma 191

21. Malignant Melanoma 200

Breast Cancer

22. Breast Carcinoma 213

Gynaecological Cancer

23. Ovarian Carcinoma (with comments on fallopian tube carcinoma) 239

24. Endometrial Carcinoma 255

25. Cervical Carcinoma 267

26. Vaginal Carcinoma 279

27. Vulval Carcinoma 286

28. Gestational Trophoblastic Tumours 293

Urological Cancer

29. Renal Cell and Renal Pelvis/Ureter Carcinoma 301

30. Bladder Carcinoma 313

31. Prostate Carcinoma 325

32. Urethral Carcinoma 339

33. Testicular Cancer 344

34. Penile Carcinoma 357

Lymph Node Cancer

35. Nodal Malignant Lymphoma (with comments on extranodal lymphoma and metastatic cancer) 367

Bone and Soft Tissue Cancer

36. Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcomas (with comments on retroperitoneum and adrenal gland) 391

Ophthalmic Cancer

37. Intraocular Malignancy 409

38. Extraocular Maligancy 415

Bibliography 422

Index 449

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