Molecular Pathology of Neoplastic Gastrointestinal Diseases

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6014-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-6015-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-29

      Mechanisms of Gastrointestinal Carcinogenesis

  3. Epithelial Neoplastic Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 31-31

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 33-41

      Targeted Therapies and Molecular Diagnostics of Gastrointestinal Cancers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 43-52

      Molecular Pathology of Barrett’s Metaplasia and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 53-66

      Molecular Pathology of Squamous Carcinomas of the Esophagus

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 67-81

      Molecular Mechanisms and Pathology of Gastric Carcinogenesis: Sporadic Cancers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 83-107

      Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer and Other Gastric Cancers Associated with Hereditary Predisposition Syndromes

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      Pages 109-130

      Cancer Predisposition Syndromes of the Gastrointestinal Tract

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 131-140

      Molecular Pathology of Colon and Small Bowel Cancers: Sporadic Type

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-171

      Cancers of the Rectum and Anal Canal

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      Pages 173-178

      Molecular Pathology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Associated Neoplasia

  4. Non-Epithelial Neoplastic Tumors

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-191

      Molecular Biology and Pathology of Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 193-209

      Neuroendocrine Tumors

  5. Metastatic Disease and Tumor Markers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 211-211

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      Pages 213-228

      Molecular Mechanisms of Tumor Metastasis

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      Pages 229-247

      Circulating Tumor Cells and Nucleic Acids for Tumor Diagnosis

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 249-270

      Serological Markers of Digestive Tract Cancers

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 271-277