Current Clinical Pathology

Skin Cancer

A Practical Approach

Editors: Baldi, Alfonso, Pasquali, Paola, Spugnini, Enrico P (Eds.)

  • Provides a concise and comprehensive summary of skin cancer
  • Written by a worldwide base of experts
  • Extensively illustrated with figures and color photographs
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Skin Cancer: A Practical Approach presents a comprehensive and up to date overview on skin cancer. With an emphasis on practical aspects that will set the basis for guidelines of treatment, the volume presents different diagnostic tools to help physicians obtain the proper diagnosis.

Written by a worldwide base of experts selected on their recognized expertise on the different themes discussed, Skin Cancer: A Practical Approach is a valuable resource for investigators in the field of skin cancer, including pathologists, medical and surgical oncologists, dermatologists, general surgeons, and veterinary oncologists

About the authors

Alfonso Baldi, MD
Second University of Naples, Department of Environmental, Biological and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies, Naples, Italy

Paola Pasquali, MD
Pius Hospital De Valls, Department of Dermatology, Valls, Tarragona, Spain

Enrico P. Spugnini, DVM, PhD
Regina Elena Cancer Institute, S.A.F.U. Department, Rome, Italy

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From the reviews:

“This is a practical guide to the proper diagnosis and effective medical and surgical treatment of skin cancers. … This can serve as a valuable resource for a variety of clinicians in the field of skin cancer … . This book addresses most commonly encountered questions in the field of skin cancer. … it is more concise, easy to read, and can be used as a handbook for quick reference.” (Maura O’Neil, Doody’s Book Reviews, December, 2013)

Table of contents (36 chapters)

  • Embryology and Anatomy of the Skin

    Falco, Maria (et al.)

    Pages 1-15

  • Epidemiology and Prevention of Cutaneous Tumors

    Scarabello, Alessandra (et al.)

    Pages 17-28

  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Focus on Biochemical and Molecular Characteristics

    Caraglia, Michele (et al.)

    Pages 29-57

  • Molecular Pathology of Melanocytic Skin Cancer

    Palmieri, Giuseppe (et al.)

    Pages 59-74

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma: Molecular and Pathological Features

    Franco, Renato (et al.)

    Pages 75-88

Buy this book

eBook $189.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7357-2
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7356-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $239.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-4205-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Skin Cancer
Book Subtitle
A Practical Approach
Editors
  • Alfonso Baldi
  • Paola Pasquali
  • Enrico P Spugnini
Series Title
Current Clinical Pathology
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-7357-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-7357-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-7356-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4205-3
Series ISSN
2197-781X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 569
Number of Illustrations and Tables
48 b/w illustrations, 222 illustrations in colour
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