surgical oncology


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surgical oncology

The field of surgery dedicated to the operative ablation of cancer, generally understood to mean solid tumours (i.e., anything but lymphoproliferative disorders, such as lymphomas).
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surgical oncology

Oncological surgery The field of surgery dedicated to the operative ablation of neoplasia, generally, 'solid' tumors
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He also has been named professor in the Department of Surgery and chief of the Section of Surgical Oncology for the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine.
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Dr Robert Turcotte, Chair of Surgical Oncology at Mc Gill University Health Centre, Canada
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