CPD Activities

Dermatofibrosarcoma


Dermatofibrosarcoma


Starting on :01:30 AM 17 November, 2014 Venue:AKUHN HCC
Ending on :02:30 AM 17 November, 2014 Max Credits:3.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Mustafa Musajee
General Surgeon
Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairob

Description

Clinical meeting to discuss diagnosis management and treatment of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (DFSP)  a rare type of cancer, a soft tissue sarcoma that develops in the deep layers of skin. sometimes described as having tentacles that can grow into surrounding fat, muscle and even bone.most commonly found on the torso, but can also be seen on the arms, legs, head and neck. I.


Objectives

  • To fully discuss the clinical history, clinical  findings of patients with cancer
  • To discuss the pathological, radiological investigations and findings thereof
  • To discuss the multidisciplinary management of patients with cancer entailing but not limited to surgical, medical oncological, radiation oncological, supportive, counseling, palliative care
  • To recommend the management modalities to the primary team
  • To regularly review the outcomes and outputs of the various cases
  • To teach doctors, nurses and others the different modalities of cancer screening, investigations and treatments




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