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Textbook of Uncommon Cancer, Fifth Edition

Derek Raghavan (Editor), Manmeet S. Ahluwalia (Editor), Charles D. Blanke (Editor), Jubilee Brown (Editor), Edward S. Kim (Editor), Gregory H. Reaman (Editor), Mikkael A. Sekeres (Editor)
ISBN: 978-1-119-19620-4
1296 pages
May 2017, Wiley-Blackwell
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The fifth edition of the only comprehensive text dealing exclusively with rare or infrequently encountered malignancies in adults and children is an essential resource for any clinical oncologist.
  • Encompasses all the information needed to diagnose and manage uncommon cancers, an area where advice and guidance is typically scarce
  • Fully revised with new material and an evidence-based, teach-by-example approach
  • Provides insight on real-world decision making in the clinical setting
  • Edited and authored by a highly experienced and senior team of medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other specialists, giving a balanced and complete overview
  • Extensively illustrated in full color throughout, including heat maps to show gene expression
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Table of Contents

Contributors

Preface

Abbreviations

Section 1 General Principles of Care of Uncommon Cancers

1 A Structured Approach to Uncommon Cancers
Derek Raghavan

2 What Patients Need to Know: Information Needs and Information Sources of Patients Diagnosed with Rare Cancers
Dana L. Ladd

3 Involving the Public in Rare Cancer Care and Research: Shaping the Future for Rare and Uncommon Cancers
Jack S. Nunn, Clare L. Scott, John W. Stubbs, Sarah F. Cherry, and Marie M. Bismark

Section 2 Genitourinary Cancers

4 Uncommon Tumors of the Kidney
Guillermo De Velasco, Sabina Signoretti, Brian I. Rini, and Toni K. Choueiri

5 Uncommon Cancers of the Bladder
Humaid Al ]Shamsi, Donna E. Hansel, Joaquim Bellmunt, and Arlene O. Siefker ]Radtke

6 Urethral Cancer
Tanya B. Dorff, Leslie K. Ballas, Anne K. Schuckman, Manju Aron, and David I. Quinn

7 Uncommon Cancers of the Prostate
Scott T. Tagawa, Jaspreet S. Batra, Brian D. Robinson, and Ana Aparicio

8 Rare Tumors of the Testis and Paratesticular Tissues
Robert Huddart, Anna Patrikidou, and Stephen Hazell

9 Penile Carcinoma
J. Ryan Mark, Stephen B. Riggs, David L. Graham, Derek R. McHaffie, Chad A. Livasy, and Earle F. Burgess

Section 3 Head and Neck Cancer

10 Uncommon Tumors of the Oral Cavity and Adjacent Structures
Madalina Tuluc, Voichita Bar ]Ad, David Cognetti, Jennifer Johnson, and Rita Axelrod

11 Rare Tumors of the Larynx
Kenneth J. Niermann, Jill Gilbert, Kyle Mannion, Joseph M. Aulino, Kim Ely, and Barbara A. Murphy

12 Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma in Nonendemic Populations
Lachlan McDowell, Annette Lim, and June Corry

13 Esthesioneuroblastoma
Christine H. Chung, Gary L. Gallia, Bruce M. Wenig, John A. Arrington, and Jimmy J. Caudell

Section 4 Thoracic Tumors

14 Thymoma and Thymic Carcinoma
Mohammad Abu Zaid, Kenneth Kesler, Jessica Smith, Sunil Badve, and Patrick J. Loehrer Sr

15 Primary Sarcomas of the Lung
Vinod Ravi, Mara Antonoff, Hannah Wingate, Wei ]Lien Wang, and Kelly K. Hunt

16 Mesothelioma
Anna K. Nowak, John G. Edwards, and Jenette Creaney

17 Primary Melanoma of the Lung 
Louise A. Jackett, Richard A. Scolyer, James F. Bishop, and John F. Thompson

18 Large Cell Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
Nanna H. Sulai, Edward S. Kim, and Vijayalakshmi Ananthanarayanan

19 Lung Adenocarcinoma: Current Classifications and Uncommon Mutations
Kathryn F. Mileham, Jennifer L. Ersek, Edward S. Kim, and Ignacio I. Wistuba

20 Primary Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Lung 
Charles B. Simone II, John G. Devlin, Sunil Singhal, and Corey J. Langer

Section 5 Breast Cancers

21 Metaplastic Breast Cancer
Reva K. Basho, Helenice Gobbi, Bryan T. Hennessy, Michael Z. Gilcrease, A. Bapsi Chakravarthy, Gildy Babiera, Wei Yang, Vicente Valero, Gabriel N. Hortobagyi, Stacy L. Moulder, and Ingrid A. Mayer

22 Tubular Carcinoma of the Breast
Melinda E. Sanders, Ingrid A. Mayer, and A. Bapsi Chakravarthy

23 Breast Sarcoma
Mai -Kim Gervais, Rebecca A. Gladdy, Abha Gupta, Rita Kandel, and Charles Catton

24 Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast
Antoinette R. Tan and Chad A. Livasy

25 Breast Cancer in Men
Suleiman Alfred Massarweh and George W. Sledge Jr

Section 6 Gastrointestinal Tumors

26 Uncommon Tumors of the Esophagus
Cristina H. Hajdu, Robert Rosser, and Lawrence Leichman

27 Uncommon Cancers of the Stomach 
Elizabeta Popa, Felice Schnoll ]Sussman, Arun Jesudian, Govind Nandakumar, and Manish A. Shah

28 Uncommon Cancers of the Small Bowel
Kanwal Raghav, Matthew H. G. Katz, and Michael J. Overman

29 Uncommon Cancers of the Pancreas
Maria Diab and Philip A. Philip

30 Uncommon Hepatobiliary Tumors
Anthony El -Khoueiry

31 Unusual Tumors of the Colon, Rectum, and Anus
Diane Reidy -Lagunes, Christopher H. Lieu, Wells A. Messersmith, and Karyn Goodman

32 Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Margaret von Mehren, Brian P. Rubin, Douglas B. Flieder, and Chandrajit P. Raut

Section 7 Gynecological Cancers

33 Surgery for Uncommon Gynecological Cancers
R. Wendel Naumann

34 Histologies That Cross Organ Types
Amanda Jackson and Preetha Ramalingam

35 Germ Cell Tumors of the Ovary
Daniela E. Matei, A. Lindsay Frazier, Jean A. Hurteau, and Farzana D. Pashankar

36 Sex Cord-Stromal Tumors of the Ovary
Jubilee Brown, Isabelle Ray -Coquard, and Kris Ann P. Schultz

37 Clear Cell Carcinoma of the Ovary
Keiichi Fujiwara, Katsutoshi Oda, Masashi Takano, and Noriomi Matsumura

38 Mucinous Carcinoma of the Ovary
Caroline C. Billingsley and David M. Gershenson

39 Low ]Grade Serous Carcinoma of the Ovary 
Amanda Nickles Fader and Anais Malpica

40 Borderline Tumors of the Ovary
Erin K. Crane and Premal H. Thaker

41 Fallopian Tube and Peritoneal Cancers 
Destin Black, Kara Long Roche, and Ginger J. Gardner

42 Nonendometrioid Endometrial Carcinomas and Uterine Sarcomas
Matthew A. Powell

43 Tumors of the Cervix
Krishnansu S. Tewari and Bradley J. Monk

44 Tumors of the Vulva and Vagina
Vance Broach and Mario M. Leitao Jr

45 Gestational Trophoblastic Disease
John Lurain, Michael Seckl, and Julian Schink

46 Targeted Therapy in Gynecological  Malignancy
Behrouz Zand, Shannon N. Westin, and Robert L. Coleman

Section 8 Endocrine Tumors

47 Adrenal Neoplasms
Ashley A. Stewart and Ellen Shannon Story

48 Uncommon Cancers of the Thyroid
Bhavana Konda and Manisha H. Shah

49 Parathyroid Carcinoma
Colleen Veloski and John A. Ridge

Section 9 Hematological Malignancies

50 Rare Acute Leukemias
B. Douglas Smith and Jonathan Webster

51 Unusual Myelodysplastic and Myelodysplastic/Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
Eric Padron and Rami Komrokji

52 Rare B Cell Lymphoproliferative Disorders
Andrew G. Evans and Paul M. Barr

53 Uncommon Presentations of Plasma Cell Dyscrasias
Jason Brayer, Mohamad A. Hussein, and Rachid Baz

54 Rare Bone Marrow Failure Conditions
Amy S. Duffield and Amy E. DeZern

55 Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Polycythemia Vera, Essential Thrombocythemia, and Primary Myelofibrosis
Raoul Tibes and Ruben A. Mesa

56 Rare T Cell Lymphomas
Aleksandr Lazaryan and John Sweetenham

Section 10 Neurological Tumors

57 Primary Melanotic Tumors of the Central Nervous System
L. Burt Nabors, Rong Li, Cheryl A. Palmer, and Philip R. Chapman

58 Comprehensive Management of Chordoma
Varun R. Kshettry, Jennifer S. Yu, Vyshak A. Venur, Manmeet S. Ahluwalia, and Pablo F. Recinos

59 Atypical and Malignant Meningiomas
Brandyn A. Castro, Melissa M. J. Chua, and Priscilla K. Brastianos

60 Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Macarena I. de la Fuente and Lisa M. DeAngelis

61 Choroid Plexus Tumors
Jonathan Aicardi and Nicholas A. Butowski

62 Diffuse Low ]Grade Gliomas
Nancy Ann Oberheim Bush, Daniel Yang, Jennifer Clarke, and Daphne Haas -Kogan

63 High -Grade Gliomas
Ashley L. Sumrall

64 Ependymomas
Roberta Ruda, Mark R. Gilbert, and Riccardo Soffietti

65 Medulloblastoma in Adults
Anna M. Kenney, Robert C. Castellino, Paul L. Moots, Christopher D. Corso, and Minesh P. Mehta

66 Pineal Parenchymal Tumors
Yosuke Kitagawa, Patrick Y. Wen, and Shota Tanaka

67 Craniopharyngiomas
Danilo Silva, Mayur Sharma, Gazanfar Rahmathulla, and Gene H. Barnett

68 Ophthalmic Cancers
Maria M. Choudhary and Arun D. Singh

Section 11 Cutaneous Malignancies

69 Unusual Cutaneous Malignancies
Charles T. Darragh, Lee E. Wheless, William G. Stebbins, Jeffrey P. Zwerner, Anthony J. Crimaldi, Thomas Olencki, and Laura Y. McGirt

70 Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans 
Carrie Luu, Jane L. Messina, Andrew S. Brohl, and Vernon K. Sondak

71 Unusual Melanomas
Morganna Freeman, Richard D. Carvajal, Mark Faries, and Omid Hamid

Section 12 Musculoskeletal Tumors

72 Uncommon Tumors of Soft Tissue
William Ahrens, Michael Livingston, Robert Lopez, Anthony J. Crimaldi, and Jeffrey Kneisl

Section 13 Pediatric Cancers

73 Introduction to Rare Pediatric Malignancies
Alberto S. Pappo and Gregory H. Reaman

74 Uncommon Tumors of the Gastrointestinal Tract in Children
Alberto S. Pappo and Wayne L. Furman

75 Rare Pediatric Malignancies of the Head and Neck
Cynthia E. Herzog, Michael E. Kupferman, Winston Huh, and Anita Mahajan

76 Uncommon Pediatric Tumors of the Thorax
Yoav H. Messinger, Kris Ann P. Schultz, and Louis P. Dehner

77 Uncommon Adrenal Tumors in Children and Adolescents
Raul C. Ribeiro, Carlos Rodriguez -Galindo, Emilia M. Pinto, Gerard P. Zambetti, and Bonald C. Figueiredo

78 Uncommon Pediatric Genitourinary Tumors
Hans Pohl and Jeffrey S. Dome

79 Uncommon Pediatric Brain Tumors
Robert C. Castellino, Matthew Schniederjan, and Tobey J. MacDonald

80 Malignant Tumors of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue in Children
Alberto S. Pappo and Carlos Rodriguez -Galindo

81 Rare Hematological Malignancies in Children
Abby M. Green and Stephen P. Hunger

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Author Information

The editors

Derek Raghavan, MD, PhD, FACP, FRACP, FASCO. President, Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas HealthCare System; Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.

Manmeet S. Ahluwalia, MD, FACP. Dean and Diane Miller Family Endowed Chair in Neuro-Oncology, Head of Operations, Director, Brain Metastasis Research Program; Associate Director, Clinical Trials, The Rose Ella Burkhardt Brain Tumor and Neuro-Oncology Center, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic; Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Charles D. Blanke, MD, FACP, FASCO. Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Knight Cancer Institute, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Jubilee Brown, MD. Professor and Associate Director of Gynecologic Oncology, Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Edward S. Kim, MD, FACP. Chair, Department of Solid Tumor Oncology and Investigational Therapeutics; Donald S. Kim Distinguished Chair for Cancer Research, Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas HealthCare System, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.

Gregory H. Reaman, MD. Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences; Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, Children’s National Health System, Washington, District of Columbia, USA.

Mikkael A. Sekeres, MD, MS. Director, Leukemia Program and Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

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