By Maaike C. G. Bleeker M.D., Ph.D. (auth.), Asif Muneer, Manit Arya, Simon Horenblas (eds.)
Textbook of Penile melanoma stories properly on fresh advancements within the administration of penile melanoma, while additionally overlaying the basics of the disorder, to supply a finished, stand-alone and up to date quantity at the subject.
The surgical administration of penile melanoma is transferring in the direction of more and more subtle tools, because it is thought share of sufferers suffer overtreatment for the sickness. the place usually the administration of penile melanoma has concerned partial or overall penectomy mixed with radical inguinal lymphadenectomy, over the past few years the remedy comprises conservative penile reconstructive surgical procedure such that sexual functionality and phallic size is preserved. moreover, the expanding usage of sentinel lymph node biopsy instead of radical inguinal lymphadenectomy prevents the pointless elimination of lymph nodes in sufferers the place lymph node metastases has no longer happened. there's additionally more likely to be a transformation within the position of chemotherapy and radiotherapy for complicated disease.
Textbook of Penile melanoma covers the epidemiology, molecular biology, radiological imaging, in addition to the newest surgical advances within the therapy of this sickness. This booklet is a helpful reference software for Urological Surgeons, Genitourinary Physicians, Trainee Surgeons, Plastic Surgeons, Oncologists, Dermatologists and Sexual healthiness Physicians.