Ocular Oncology by Daniel M. Albert, Arthur Polans

By Daniel M. Albert, Arthur Polans

Survival charges in instances of uveal cancer and retinoblastoma - the prime intraocular malignancies in adults and youngsters - can be excessive, yet technique of past prognosis and enhanced therapies are had to safeguard imaginative and prescient and stop metastasis. This reference offers mostly with the molecular biology and genetic elements which set off and advertise the 2 commonest ocular tumours

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