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By R. W. Miller (auth.), Paul A. Voûte, Ann Barrett, H. Julian G. Bloom, Jean Lemerle, Malte K. Neidhardt (eds.)

ISBN-10: 354015342X

ISBN-13: 9783540153429

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Cancer in kids is the 1st quantity during this new sequence, backed via the DICC, at the therapy of melanoma. The editors and authors think strongly that extra standardization is required on a world foundation in melanoma remedy. This, after all, is just attainable if specialists from all international locations join a joint coverage of creating their remedy designs to be had to practicing oncologists around the world. present therapy of melanoma will speak about the entire gear and techniques now in use in melanoma treatment. it's going to conceal every kind of melanoma, hence offering the reader with finished details on melanoma deal with­ ment. the looks of a publication on paediatric oncology because the first within the sequence is intentional: in contemporary a long time there was a massive development within the therapy of melanoma in young children, and there's desire for even additional luck during this struggle. we're confident that this e-book and the sequence it truly is introducing can help us to make a concerted reaction to the problem of cancer.

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Bleomycin gives rise to lesions similar to those seen with oxygen toxicity; they are dose dependent and aggravated by pulmonary irradiation. To avoid this complication the cumulative dose should not exceed 250 mg/m 2. With doses of 450 mg/m 2 10%-20% of patients will be affected. Metaplasia of type II pneumocytes, intra-alveolar and interstitial oedema and fibrosis occur and may be irreversible and fatal in up to 50/~ of patients. A similar picture is seen with nitrosoureas in doses of 1000-1500 mg/m2, mitomycin C, busulphan, cyclophosphamide, chlorambucil and methotrexate.

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