Breast Disease

Management and Therapies, Volume 2

  • Adnan Aydiner
  • Abdullah Igci
  • Atilla Soran

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Invasive Breast Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Deniz Eren Böler, Neslihan Cabioğlu
      Pages 11-23
    3. Neslihan Cabioğlu, Ekrem Yavuz, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 25-51
    4. Vahit Ozmen, Volkan Dogru
      Pages 53-76
    5. Mahmut Müslümanoğlu
      Pages 77-86
    6. Edward H. Davidson, Vu T. Nguyen, Kenneth C. Shestak
      Pages 87-102
    7. Ibrahim Yildiz, Pinar Saip
      Pages 103-127
    8. Leyla Ozer, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 129-171
    9. Gul Basaran, Devrim Cabuk
      Pages 173-185
    10. Ilknur Bilkay Gorken
      Pages 187-198
    11. Makbule Tambas, Kamuran Arslan Ibis, Merdan Fayda
      Pages 199-208
  3. Preoperative Systemic Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 221-221
    2. Nil Molinas Mandel, Fatih Selcukbiricik
      Pages 239-246
    3. Serkan Keskin, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 247-257
    4. Nilüfer Güler
      Pages 259-278
  4. Surgical Management of Patient with Preoperative Systemic Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. Atilla Soran, Ebru Menekse, Kandace P. McGuire
      Pages 281-292
    3. Abdullah Igci, Enver Özkurt
      Pages 293-307
    4. Atilla Soran, Bulent Unal, Tara Grahovac
      Pages 309-316
  5. Special Therapeutic Problems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 317-317
    2. Lejla Hadzikadic Gusic, Ronald Johnson
      Pages 319-323
    3. Soley Bayraktar, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 325-335
    4. Abdullah Igci, Mustafa Tukenmez, Enver Özkurt
      Pages 337-348
    5. Maurício Magalhães Costa, Paula Saldanha
      Pages 349-357
    6. Abdullah Igci, Nihat Aksakal, Enver Özkurt
      Pages 359-363
    7. Fatih Aydoğan, Yunus Taşçı, Yasuaki Sagara
      Pages 365-369
    8. Gursel Remzi Soybir
      Pages 371-383
  6. Evaluation After Primary Therapy and Management of Recurrent Breast Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 385-385
    2. Varol Çelik, Tümay Aydoğan, Mehmet Halit Yilmaz, Nejdet Fatih Yaşar, Mahmut Müslümanoğlu
      Pages 387-392
    3. Neslihan Cabioğlu, Enver Özkurt, Ayfer Kamali Polat
      Pages 401-418
    4. Fatma Sen, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 419-447
    5. Soley Bayraktar, Adnan Aydiner
      Pages 449-462
    6. Nazim Serdar Turhal, Faysal Dane
      Pages 495-503
  7. New Breast Cancer Therapeutic Approaches

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 505-505
    2. Kerem Okutur, Gokhan Demir
      Pages 507-528
    3. Burcu Cakar, Erdem Göker
      Pages 529-539
    4. Soley Bayraktar
      Pages 541-552
  8. Site-Specific Therapy of Metastatic Breast Cancer

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 553-553
    2. Sule Karaman, Seden Kucucuk
      Pages 555-577
    3. Nergiz Dagoglu, Anand Mahadevan
      Pages 579-584
    4. Jelena Grusina Uyumaz, Tugba Cosgun, Alper Toker
      Pages 585-589
    5. Murat Kapdagli, Suat Erus, Serhan Tanju, Sukru Dilege
      Pages 591-595
    6. Abdullah Igci, Enver Özkurt
      Pages 597-606

About this book


This second updated volume on breast cancer provides a comprehensive overview of its clinical management and current therapies. Updated to reflect the changes in breast cancer staging, the progress in immunotherapy approaches, as well as the latest guidelines for therapies, this book brings readers up to speed with the latest therapeutic regimens in breast cancer and provides an in-depth account of current and new therapeutic approaches. The most important phase III trials, high quality meta-analysis, consensus reports and guidelines are extensively discussed in this new edition and provide the reader with the most up-to-date information.

Divided in themed parts, the book examines invasive breast cancer, pre-operative systemic therapy surgical management and recurrence among others, thus providing an in-depth account of breast cancer at the clinical stage. Among the themed parts are a section dedicated to special therapeutic problems, such as breast cancer in older women, Paget’s disease and phyllodes tumors and a section on supportive and follow-up care.

By adopting a multidisciplinary approach to breast cancer, this book is a must-have for breast cancer practitioners. With a high number of colored illustrations and edited by highly experienced clinicians, this work enables readers to gain an interdisciplinary perspective on breast diseases. Contributions from an international team of experts present invaluable insight into clinical practice across different settings. Covering both theoretical and practical aspects of breast cancer, this is a highly informative and carefully presented book which will appeal to an international audience of medical, radiation and surgical oncologists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Adnan Aydiner
    • 1
  • Abdullah Igci
    • 2
  • Atilla Soran
    • 3
  1. 1.Oncology Institute, Istanbul Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  2. 2.Istanbul Medical FacultyIstanbul UniversityIstanbulTurkey
  3. 3.Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of SurgeryUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee-Women’s Hospital of UPMCPittsburghUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-16791-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-16792-9
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