By Nabil F. Saba,Bassel F. El-Rayes

​This ebook reports the new growth made within the prevention, prognosis, and remedy of esophageal melanoma. Epidemiology, molecular biology, pathology, staging, and diagnosis are first mentioned. The radiologic evaluation of esophageal melanoma and the function of endoscopy in analysis, staging, and administration are then defined. the foundations of surgical resection, radiation remedy, and systemic chemotherapy for esophageal melanoma are defined, and specific awareness is paid to the multidisciplinary administration of early-stage cervical, thoracic, distal, and junctional tumors. up to date details can also be supplied at the remedy of metastatic and recurrent ailment and on methods which could have an effect on destiny care, comparable to chemoprevention.  Esophageal melanoma continues to be one of many least studied cancers even though it debts for greater than 400,000 deaths around the globe every year. the vast majority of esophageal cancers around the globe are squamous telephone carcinomas, but long ago few many years significant epidemiologic adjustments have happened affecting the occurrence of adenocarcinomas in Western international locations. regardless of the advances in surgical and non-surgical remedies, total survival has now not replaced considerably. it truly is was hoping that Esophageal melanoma: Prevention, prognosis and remedy will help experts from various disciplines, together with surgical procedure, radiation treatment, gastroenterology, and clinical oncology, in offering optimum, updated care to the advantage of patients.

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