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:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Cancer of unknownprimary (CUP)

Show Summary Details


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: Radiation Oncology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.