Case Reports on Surgical Oncology
oncology is the branch of surgery applied to oncology; it focuses on the
surgical management of tumors, especially cancerous tumors. As one of some
modalities in the management of cancer, the specialty of surgical oncology,
before modern medicine the only cancer treatment with a chance of success, has
grown in points similar to medical oncology, which grew out of hematology, and radiation oncology, which grew out of radiology.
The proliferation of cancer centers will continue to feast the field, as will
developments in minimally invasive techniques, palliative surgery, and