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Cancer of unknownprimary (CUP)

Jim Cassidy, Donald Bissett, Roy A.J. Spence and Miranda Payne

in Oxford Handbook of Oncology

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199563135
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726385 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199563135.003.27

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Cancer of unknownprimary (CUP)

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Confirming the diagnosis - Investigation of metastases to lymph nodes and peritoneum - Investigation of metastases to other sites - Investigation of a pleural effusion - Aetiology and pathology of CUP - Management of CUP - Further reading -

Chapter.  2322 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Oncology

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