Search for dissertations about: "gallbladder cancer"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words gallbladder cancer.

  1. 1. Chemoradiation in Gastrointestinal Cancer

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Adalsteinn Gunnlaugsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Biliary tract cancer; capecitabine; cholangiocarcinoma; chemoradiation; colon cancer; enteritis 5-fluorouracil; gallbladder cancer; oxaliplatin; pancreatic cancer; rectal cancer.;

    Abstract : Locally advanced inextirpable gastrointestinal cancer has poor prognosis and is associated with high morbidity. One treatment option is to use radiotherapy, often combined with chemotherapy (chemoradiation), either as preoperative treatment to facilitate surgery or in the palliative setting to relieve symptoms. READ MORE

  2. 2. Incidental Gallbladder Cancer : Incidence, predictors, management and outcome in a Swedish population

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Linda Lundgren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Region Östergötland.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Cholecystectomy is a common surgical procedure and incidental gallbladder cancer is a rare and unexpected finding at a cholecystectomy performed upon benign indications. Whether to perform routine or selective histopathology of the gallbladder specimen is still a subject for discussion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Laparoscopy and tumour growth a clinical and experimental study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Owe Lundberg; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; laparoscopy; tumour growth; metastases; gallbladder cancer; pneumoperitoneum; blood flow; Kirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi; kirurgi; Surgery;

    Abstract : Background and aims: Laparoscopic technique was quickly adopted in general surgery because of less pain, quicker recovery and shorter hospital stay. In the 1990´s several reports on port site metastases restrained the enthusiasm to use laparoscopic surgery in malignant diseases. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cholesterol gallstone disease in the gallbladder : mechanisms of gallstone formation and cancer development

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska Institutet at Danderyds Hospital

    Author : Ulf Gustafsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Ingen sammanfattning tillgänglig. / No abstract available... READ MORE

  5. 5. Mortality and cancer incidence following cerebral angiography with thorotrast

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Oncology-Pathology

    Author : Ullakarin Nyberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2002]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Epidemiological studies are important tools in assessing radiation-related health effects in humans. The most common form of radiation exposure is low-dose alpha-radiation such as that from radon. However, the long-term health effects of low-dose radiation are incompletely known. READ MORE