Anal Cancer

  • Serah Choi
  • Hans T. Chung
  • Mekhail AnwarEmail author


This chapter will discuss the epidemiology, workup, staging, treatment recommendations, key studies, and radiation treatment techniques for anal cancer.


Anal cancer Anal carcinoma High-grade anal intraepithelial lesions (HSIL) HPV and anal cancer HIV and anal cancer Radiation treatment for anal cancer 



The authors thank Amy Gillis MD and Gautam Prasad MD, PhD for their work on the prior edition of this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.Department of Radiation Oncology, Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, University of TorontoTorontoCanada

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